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Appendix

Right near small intestine & large intestine union immune system organ filter

1

Name the pieces of the Large intestine

Ascending Colon
Transverse Colon
Descending Colon
Sigmoid Colon
Rectum
Anus

2

Trachea

entry point for gas exchange

3

Palentile tonsils

trap and destroy foreign materials

4

Pharyngeal tonsils

Traps and distorts forein materials.

5

Alveoli

where gas exchange occurs

6

Diaphram

than strong muscle

7

Alveolar Macrophages

digests things that make it to the lungs at all times

8

Mucocilary escalator

push the mucous up o the esophagus where we can swallow it

9

2 distinct circuits of blood flow

1. pulmonary circulation - flow to lungs & back
2. systemic circulation - everywhere else

10

Arteries

carry blood away from the heart

11

veins

carries blood to the heart

12

auricles

cover the atria

13

coronary blood vessels

control circulation to the heart muscles themselfs

14

semi lunar valves

look like little crescent moons fluid is pushed up through the valve and pulls the valve close behind it when resting

15

What is the normal BP?

120/80

16

Lymphatic system

retrieve the lost blood volume and filter it

17

What are lymph nodes?

filtration sites

18

where are lymph nodes found?

neck, armpits, groin

19

what is the solid phase of a blood tube?

where the RBC are
carries o2 to & from the tissue

20

Buffy coat

WBC & immunity

21

plasma layer of blood

mostly water
proteins & electrolytes

22

why are there multiple entrances for lymph nodes & only one exit?

so it can slow down the process
& allow more time for filtration.

23

Name the 3 lymph node locations

Cervical Nodes - Neck
Axially Nodes - Armpit
Inguinal Nodes - Groin

24

What are the 2 groups of the immune system?

1. Innate Immune Response
2. Adaptive Immune Response