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craniodorsal abdominal cavity.
the spleen _____ blood.
it is a highly______ organ containing many __________.
- vascular, macrophages
splenic macrophages ______ or _____ damaged _______ from circulation
repair or remove, erythrocytes
in addition to filtration the spleen also serves to ____ _________.
the thymus is a ______ lymphoid organ. located in the _____, of the ________ ____ cavity
glandular, mediastinum, crainioventral thoracic
the thymus is important for maturation of _______ ________.
Function of the hematopoetic system?
- transport of oxygen and nutrients
- body temperature regulation
- body tissue fluid level
- defense via leukocytes and thrombocytes
function of the lymphatic system?
- body defense
- filtration of lymph
- re-circulation of interstitial fluid
function of the muscular system?
- maintains posture
- joint stabilization
function of the skeletal system?
- mineral storage
- blood cell formation
function of he cardiovascular system?
- blood pressure
- blood flow
function of the respiratory system?
- voice production
- body temperature (panting)
- acid-base balance
functions of the nervous system?
- sensory input
- motor output
function of the eye
function of the ear?
hearing and balance
function of the digestive system?
- ingestion of nutrients
- mechanical digestion
- chemical digestion
function of the urinary system?
- waste removal
- regulation of blood volume and chemical makeup
- hormone production
function of the female and male reproductive systems?
- hormone secretion
- nourishment of fetus
- production of sperm
- hormonal secretion
function of the endocrine system?
major control system that slowly achieves homeostasis
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