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What are the 11 organ systems?
Reproductive, urinary, nervous, muscular, respiratory, skeletal, lymphatic, integumentary, digestive, endocrine, cardiovascular
What are the organs in the reproductive organ system
the gonads (testes and ovaries)
sec producing cells
What is the function of the reproductive system?
The rols is to transport the sex cells and for the development of the fetus
What are the organs in the urinary system?
what are the functions of the urinary system
an important role in diffing the body of nitrogenous wastes while maintaining the chemical balance of body fluids
What are the organs in the nervous system?
What is the function of the nervous system?
to coordinate body regions
interpret environmental cues
What are the organs of the muscular system?
What is the function of the muscular system?
the muscles move and strengthen joints, generate heat, and serve other functions such as abdominal compression
What are the organs of the respiratory system?
What is the function of the respiratory system?
the function is to exchange gases (oxygen and CO2) between the blood and the air
What are the organs of the skeletal system?
What is the function of the skeletal system?
the function is to support the body, protect delicate organs, and produce blood
What are the organs of the Lymphatic system?
What is the function of the lymphatic system?
the function is to protect the body from foreign particles such as bacteria (make up the immune system) and defend the body
What are the organs of the integumentary system?
glands in skin
What is the function of the integumentary system?
The skin protects the body against microorganisms, drying out, and produces vitamin D
What are the organs of the digestive system?
What is the function of the digestive system?
the function is to provide nutrients and water to the body
What are the organs in the endocrine system?
What us the function of the endocrine system?
to produce hormones and secrete material. Hormones are vital in regualtion of growth and development and maintaining a constant internal body condition
What are the organs of the cardiovascular system?
What is the function of the cardiovascular system?
the function of for the heart to pump the system and deliver blood, transport oxygen and carbon dioxide and other materials throughout the body
What is the anatomical position?
the body is upright, facing forward, feet flat on the ground, eyes open
toward the midline
toward the side
toward the surface
toward the core
to the front
to the back
for extremities meaning near the trunk
for extremities meaning away from the trunk
region closer to the mouth
regions closer to the anus
reverence to the body wall
revers to areas closer to the internal organs
being on the sime side of the body
being on the onther half of the body
a cut that divides the body into superior and inferior parts
a cut that divides the body into anterior and posterior
a cut that divides the body into left and right portions
a cut that divides the body equally into left and right halves
a cut that divides the body into unequal left and right parts
a cut that occurs in the sagittal plane
2 body cavities of the body
components of dorsal cavity
components of ventral cavity
what are the components of the thoracic cavity
mediastinum and pleural and pericardial cavities
what are the components of the abdominopelvic cavity