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Homeostasis maintenance of a stable environment
Homeostatic Mechanisms self-regulating systems that monitor aspects of the internal environment and correct them as needed
Negative Feedback Effectors return conditions toward normal range, and the deviation from set points lessens
Positive Feedback produce unstable conditions that seem like they will not lead to homeostasis, but they will
Control Center Part 2 decision-maker that maintains the set-point
Effector Part 3 muscle or gland that responds to the control center and causes the necessary change in the internal environment
Receptor Part 1 detects and provides information about the stimuli
Created by: cskaggs37