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Organ Systems

Organ Systems of the Body

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___ system synthesizes vitamin D Integumentary
Purpose of vitamin D? gives bones calcium to harden bones
Which system produces Blood cells? skeletal
Major organs in urinary system kidneys, bladder, uterus, urethra
Urinary system excretes waste from blood & controls water balance
Digestive System processes & digest food, absorbs & conserves water, stores energy reserve
Major organs in Digestive System teeth, gallbladder, tongue, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, pancreas
Respiratory System delivers air ton alveoli, provides oxygen to blood stream, removes carbon dioxide from blood stream, produces sound for communication
Major functions in Respiratory System nasal cavaties, sinuses, larynx, trachea, bronchi, lungs, alveoli
What is alveoli? sites in lungs where air exchange occurs
Lymphatic System defends against infection & disease, returns tissues fluid to bloodstream
Major organs the Lymphatic System spleen, thymus, lymphatic vessels, lymph nodes, tonsils
Male Reproductive System produces sperm, hormones & suspending fluids, sex
Major organs in MALE reproductive system testes, penis, scrotum, epididymides, ductus deferentia,seminal vesticles, prostate gland
Female Reproductive System produces females sex cells (oocytes), provide milk to newborn, cames baby, sex
Major organs in female reproductive system ovaries, uterine tubes, uteruis, vagina, clitoris, labla,mammory glands
Integumentary skins, nails, hair, sweat glands is apart of ________system
Viscera an organ on a body cavity
Integumentary System regulates body temp, provides sensory info, protects against environmental hazards
Cardiovascular System distributes blood cells, water, nutrients, waste, oxygen & CO2, distributes heat, assist in control of body temp
Major organs of the Cardiovascular System heat, blood, blood vessels
Nervous System directs immediate responses to stimuli, coordinates or moderate activities of other organ systems, provides & interacts sensory info about external conditions
Major organs of the nervous system brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, sense organs
Skeletal System provides support & protection for tissues, stores calcium, & other minerls, forms blood cells
Major organs of the Skeletal System bones, cartilages, ligaments, bone marrow
Muscular System provides movement, provides support & protection for tissues, generates heat that maintains body temp
Major Organs of the Muscular System skeletal muscles, associated tendons
Endocrine System directs long term changes in activities of other organ systems, adjust metabolic activity & energy used by body, controls many sctructural & functional changes during development
Major organs of the Endocrine System Pituary gland, thyroid glands, pancreas, adrenal glands, gonads, endocrine tissues in other systems
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