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carry blood away from the heart

arteries

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blood returning to the heart is carried by

veins

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systemic circuit first enters the __

right atrium

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pulmonary circuit deals with the ____

left atrium

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the right ventricle pumps blood to the ___

lungs

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left ventricle pumps blood to the ____

systemic circuit

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receives the superior vena cava

tricuspid valve

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av valve (open or closed)

close

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tricuspid valve also called ___

mitral

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ascending aorta is started by the ____

pulmonary valve

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this double later protects the heart ____

endocardic

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oxygenated blood is transported through the ____

arteries

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three main parts of the circulartory system

heart, blood, blood vessels

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2 upper chambers of heart (small)

atriums

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2 lower chambers of heart (large)

ventricles

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three layers of arteries

endothelium, media, adventita

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cholesterol buildup can form plaque; artery gets narrowed down and blood cannot flow through it to heart

heart attack

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# of blood cells are low

anemia

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blood supply to brain is reduced

stroke

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steps of blood flow

1. superior/inferior vena cava
2. right atrium
3. tricuspid valve
4. right ventricle
5. pulmonary valve
6. pulmonary arteries
7. lungs
8. pulmonary veins
9. left atrium
10. bicuspid valve
11. left ventricle
12. aortic
13. aorta
14. arteries
15. arterioles
16. capillaries
17. venules
18. veins