Card Set Information
The upper and lower limbs?
The head, neck, and trunk?
Organs within body cavities?
Contains the lungs, heart, esophagus, trachea, and thymus gland?
The potential space between pleural membranes?
The region between the lungs?
The potential space between pericardial membranes?
The abdominal cavity and pelvic cavity?
Contains the stomach, liver, spleen, gallbladder, kidneys, and the small and large intestines?
Contains end of large intestine, the urinary bladder, and the internal reproductive organs?
Contains the spinal cord and is surrounded by sections of the backbone?
The most abundant substance in the body, required for a variety of metabolic processes, and is important in regulating body temperature?
The substances that provide organisms with necessary nutrients that supply energy and raw materials for building new living matter?
A gas that makes up about one-fifth of the air used to release energy from nutrients?
A form of energy used by the body that helps regulate rates of metabolic reactions?
The application of force on an object?
The body's maintenance of a stable internal environment?
The primary mechanism used in a process that returns conditions to set a value and turns off the response once the corrections is made?
A process that moves conditions away from the normal state?
Provide information about specific conditions in the body?
Analyze information presented by receptors, compare receptor input to normal "set point," and send correcting signals to correct change from normal?
Cause responses that alter conditions in the internal environment?
What are the 5 items required for life?
Water, food, oxygen, heat, and pressure