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  1. Spleen's location?
    craniodorsal abdominal cavity.
  2. the spleen _____ blood.
    it is a highly______ organ containing many __________.
    • filters
    • vascular, macrophages
  3. splenic macrophages ______ or _____ damaged _______ from circulation
    repair or remove, erythrocytes
  4. in addition to filtration the spleen also serves to ____ _________.
    store erythrocytes
  5. the thymus is a ______ lymphoid organ. located in the _____, of the ________ ____ cavity
    glandular, mediastinum, crainioventral thoracic
  6. the thymus is important for maturation of  _______ ________.
    specialized lymphocytes
  7. Function of the hematopoetic system?
    • transport of oxygen and nutrients
    • body temperature regulation 
    • body tissue fluid level
    • defense via leukocytes and thrombocytes
  8. function of the lymphatic system?
    • body defense
    • filtration of lymph
    • re-circulation of interstitial fluid
  9. function of the muscular system?
    • movement
    • maintains posture
    • joint stabilization
    • heat
  10. function of the skeletal system?
    • support
    • protection
    • leverage
    • mineral storage
    • blood cell formation
  11. function of he cardiovascular system?
    • transportation
    • blood pressure
    • blood flow
  12. function of the respiratory system?
    • voice production
    • smell
    • body temperature (panting)
    • acid-base balance
  13. functions of the nervous system?
    • sensory input
    • processing
    • motor output
  14. function of the eye
    vision
  15. function of the ear?
    hearing and balance
  16. function of the digestive system?
    • ingestion of nutrients
    • propulsion
    • mechanical digestion
    • chemical digestion
    • absorption
    • elimination
  17. function of the urinary system?
    • waste removal
    • regulation of blood volume and chemical makeup
    • hormone production
  18. function of the female and male reproductive systems?
    • ovulation
    • hormone secretion 
    • nourishment of fetus

    • production of sperm 
    • hormonal secretion
  19. function of the endocrine system?
    major control system that slowly achieves homeostasis

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