Flashcards in A&P Pt 2 Deck (25)
Right near small intestine & large intestine union immune system organ filter
Name the pieces of the Large intestine
entry point for gas exchange
trap and destroy foreign materials
Traps and distorts forein materials.
where gas exchange occurs
than strong muscle
digests things that make it to the lungs at all times
push the mucous up o the esophagus where we can swallow it
2 distinct circuits of blood flow
1. pulmonary circulation - flow to lungs & back
2. systemic circulation - everywhere else
carry blood away from the heart
carries blood to the heart
cover the atria
coronary blood vessels
control circulation to the heart muscles themselfs
semi lunar valves
look like little crescent moons fluid is pushed up through the valve and pulls the valve close behind it when resting
What is the normal BP?
retrieve the lost blood volume and filter it
What are lymph nodes?
where are lymph nodes found?
neck, armpits, groin
what is the solid phase of a blood tube?
where the RBC are
carries o2 to & from the tissue
WBC & immunity
plasma layer of blood
proteins & electrolytes
why are there multiple entrances for lymph nodes & only one exit?
so it can slow down the process
& allow more time for filtration.
Name the 3 lymph node locations
Cervical Nodes - Neck
Axially Nodes - Armpit
Inguinal Nodes - Groin