it14spr102.2BC15T12.txt

Card Set Information

Author:
Anonymous
ID:
256749
Filename:
it14spr102.2BC15T12.txt
Updated:
2014-01-15 17:42:32
Tags:
profmwinston
Folders:

Description:
cards
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user Anonymous on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. ´╗┐Vessels that transport blood from the heart
    arteries
  2. Small branch of an artery that communicates with a capillary network
    arterioles
  3. Layer of epithelial cells that forms the inner lining of blood vessels and heart chambers
    endothelium
  4. Decrease in the diameter of a blood vessel
    vasoconstriction
  5. Increase in the diameter of a blood vessel
    vasodilation
  6. Stimulate the smooth muscle cells to contract, reducing the diameter of the vessel
    vasomotor fibers
  7. Vessel that carries blood from capillaries to a vein
    venule
  8. A structure with a flap to insure one-way flow of fluid through it
    valve
  9. The blood vessels, including small arteries, arterioles, and metarterioles that form the major part of the total peripheral resistance to blood flow
    resistance vessels
  10. Vessels that carry blood toward the heart
    veins
  11. The blood vessels that hold the major portion of the intravascular blood volume
    capacitance vessels
  12. The diversion of blood from an artery directly to a vein
    arteriovenous shunt

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview