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body systems

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Where are smooth muscles found Within the walls of your blood vessels, stomach and intestines
Where are cardiac muscles found In the heart
what type of muscle is voluntary skeletal
what pairs do muscles work in flexors and extensors
what do tendons do attach muscle to bone
what does the muscular system do helps with body movement, posture and producing heat
what does the urinary system do cleans waste products from blood In the form of urine
what do the kidneys do cleans blood (results in urine)
what are nephrons filters in kidneys
what does the bladder do stores urin
what does the respiratory system do exchanges oxygen and carbon dioxide between air and blood
breathing mechanical process of taking air in and out of the body
respiration chemical process of that uses oxygen to get energy from food
what are lungs Elastic sacs with branching passages into which air is drawn, so that oxygen can pass into the blood and carbon dioxide be removed.
what is the diaphragm The diaphragm is a dome-shaped sheet of muscle and tendon that contracts and expands to create a vacuum that pulls in or pushes out air
what do bronchioles do they send oxygen to the lungs and allow carbon dioxide to exit the lungs. The bronchi are a part of the respiratory tract that act as an extension of the windpipe.
what do the alveolis do 600-700 million tiny air sacs in lungs surrounded by blood vessels
what does the digestive system do breaks down food and converts it to energy. absorbs nutrients, and eliminates solid waste
what does your esophagus do The esophagus is a fibromuscular tube that passes food from the pharynx to the stomach
what does your liver do detoxifies, metabolites, synthesizes proteins, produces biochemicals necessary for digestion and produces bile
what does your gallbladder do holds a fluid called bile.
what does the pancreas do Enzymes, or digestive juices, are secreted by the pancreas and regulates the body's glucose or blood sugar level.
what do the small and large intestines do Its job is to absorb most of the nutrients from what we eat and drink
what does your endocrine system do secretes hormones into blood to help regulate a variety of things
pituitary gland (Master) =growth hormone
which gland produces the sleep hormone pineal
what does your thyroid gland do regulates metabolism
estrogen is produced by_____ the ovaries
what does the lymphatic system do protects and cleans blood and provides immunity
what are lymph nodes locations in the body where pathogens are filtered out
what are pathogens things like, bacteria, viruses fungi and parasites
what are antigens pieces of destroyed pathogen that alert white blood cells of danger
what are antibodies proteins manufactured by the body that help fight against foreign substances called antigens
what does the integumentary system protects tissue against pathogens, regulates temperature, excretes water and salt
what does skin do largest organ, keeps internal organs and blood in, keeps pathogens out.
what does the epidermis layer of skin do The epidermis, the outermost layer of skin, provides a waterproof barrier and creates our skin tone.
what is melanin chemical that gives us our skin color
what does the nervous system do communicates to the environment via five senses. controls all other body systems
what does the cerebrum do It is responsible for the integration of complex sensory and neural functions and the initiation and coordination of voluntary activity in the body.
what does the cerebellum do The cerebellum coordinates voluntary movements such as posture, balance, coordination, and speech, resulting in smooth and balanced muscular activity.
what does the brain stem do The brain stem controls the flow of messages between the brain and the rest of the body, and it also controls basic body functions such as breathing, swallowing, heart rate, blood pressure, consciousness, and whether one is awake or sleepy.
what does the dermis layer of skin do The dermis, beneath the epidermis, contains tough connective tissue, hair follicles, and sweat glands.
what does the hypodermis layer of skin do The deeper subcutaneous tissue (hypodermis) is made of fat and connective tissue.Aug 25, 2017
Created by: Lorcan P.