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  1. This membranes line the walls of the thoracic and abdominopelvic cavities and fold back to cover the organs within these cavities
    Serous Membranes
  2. In direct contact with and lines the actual organs
    Visceral layer
  3. The outer layer that lines the cavity in which the organ is found
    Parietal layer
  4. The fluid found between the Visceral and Parietal layers for reducing friction during movement of the organs
    Serous fluid
  5. Is the serous membrane that is in direct contact and covers the lungs
    Visceral Pleura
  6. The serous membrane that lines the cavity in which the lungs are located
    Parietal Pleura
  7. The potential space between the visceral pleura and the parietal pleura
  8. The serous membrane that is in direct contact and covers the heart’s surface
    Visceral pericardium
  9. The serous membrane that lines the cavity in which the heart is found
    Parietal pericardium
  10. Pericardial cavity
    Is the space between the pericardial membranes
  11. The serous membrane that is in direct contact and covers the viscera
    Visceral peritoneum
  12. The serous membrane that lines the cavity in which the viscera are found
    Parietal peritoneum
  13. The space between the peritoneal membranes
    Peritoneal cavity
  14. Consist of skin, hair, nails, sweat glands and sebaceous glands. Functions are: 1. Protect underlying tissues, 2. Regulate body temperature, 3. House sensory receptors.
    Integumentary system
  15. Consists of bones, ligaments, and cartilage. Functions are: 1. Provide framework, 2. Protect organs, 3. Provide attachments for muscles, 4. To produce blood cells, and 5. Store inorganic salts
    Skeletal system
  16. Muscle system
    Consist of the muscles of the body. Functions are: 1.To move body parts, 2. Maintain posture, and 3. Produce body heat.
  17. Consist of the brain, spinal cord, nerves and sense organs. Functions are: Receive impulses from sensory parts, 2. Interpret sensory impulses, and 3. Act on sensory impulses by activating muscles or glands
    nervous system
  18. Consist of the pituitary gland, thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, adrenal glands, pancreas, ovaries, testes pineal gland, and thymus gland. Functions are: to produce hormones that regulate the metabolism by stimulating target tissues
    Endocrine system
  19. Cardiovascular system
    Consist of the heart and blood vessels. Functions are: 1. Pump blood and to carry blood to and from the body parts, 2. Blood transports oxygen, nutrients, hormones and wastes
  20. Consist of Lymphatic vessels, lymph nodes, thymus, and spleen. Functions are: Transport the lymph from the tissue spaces to the bloodstream, 2. Carry certain fatty substances away from the digestive organs, 3. Lymphocytes defend the body against disease-causing agents
    Lymphatic system
  21. Consist of the mouth, teeth, salivary glands, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, small and large intestines. Functions are: 1.Receives food, 2.Breaks down nutrients into forms that can pass through cell membranes, 3. Eliminates materials that are not absorbed
    Digestive System
  22. Consist of the nasal cavity, pharynx, larynx, bronchi, and lungs. : Functions are: 1. Take in oxygen and release carbon dioxide, 2. Exchange gases between the blood and the air. 3. Maintain acid base balance.
    Respiratory system
  23. Urinary system
    Consist of the kidneys, ureter, bladder, and urethra. Functions are: 1. Filters wastes from the blood, 2. Maintains fluid and electrolyte balance, 3. Maintains pH balance
  24. Females- Organs of the system are the ovaries, uterine tubes, uterus, vagina, clitoris, and vulva. Males- Organs of the system are scrotum, testes, epididymides, vasa deferentia, seminal vesicles, prostate gland, bulbourethral glands, urethra, and penis. Functions are: 1. Produce, maintain, and transport sex cells, 2. The female system also houses developing offspring.
    Reproductive system

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