Anatomy quiz #2
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Anatomy quiz #2
97-99% water- also hypo-osmotic
Inflammation of teh parotid glands
List the Accessory digestive organs
"The ten goats sat looking pale"
Inflammation of the peritoneum
can be caused by a piercing abdominal wound
"Ian paid Mikes cat and dog"
Taking food into the digestive tract
Organs of the Alimentary Canal
"Mr. Paul Eats Seven Small Lolliepops"
Alimentary Canal or Gastrointestinal Tract
Continuous muscular disgestive tube that winds through the body.
What is Cystic Fibrosis?
The most common lethal genetic disease in North America
Infectious disease caused by the bacterium mycobacterium.
mostly affects the lungs
Low CO2 levels in blood
Increase in the rate and depth of breathing that exceeds the bodys need to remove cO2
what is TV
What is IRDS?
Infant Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Sequence of Events for Inspiration
1. Inspiratory muscles contract
2. Thoracic cavity volume increases
3. Lungs are stretched; intrpulmonary volume increases
4. Intrapulmonary pressure drops
5. Air flows into lungs
Sequence of Events for expiration
1. Inspiratory muscles relax
2. Thoracic cavity volume decreases
3. Lungs recoil; intrapulmonary volume decreases
4. Intrapulmonary pressure rises
5. Air flows out of lungs
The respiratory system includes
process of drawing something into the lungs
What is an Endotracheal Tube?
A plastic tube inserted through the nose or mouth used to deliver oxygen to a patient that is in a coma, inadequatley breathing or is under anesthesia.
what is the Pharynx?
The Pharynx is the throat