Flashcards in Chapter 10 test Deck (37):
What carries blood away from the heart and towards the capillaries
carries blood towards the heart and away from the capillaries
what is general circulation
Heart to arteries to arterioles to capillaries to capillary bed to capillaries to ventricles to vein back to the heart
what is pulmonary circulation
Right atrium to right ventricle to pulmonary arteries to lungs to pulmonary veins
Pulmonary circulation begins with ________ blood and ends with ________ oxygenated
What are the steps to systemic circulation?
Left atrium to left ventricle to aorta to body to superieor vena cava back to right atrium
Systemic circulation begins with _________ blood and ends with ________ blood
Which circulation refers to the route of blood flow through the liver?
Hepatic portal circulation
Which organs from the abdominal region do not go directs into the inferior vena cava
Once in the liver the blood goes through a second ________ _____ before returning to its normal route
What two things are removed form the blood during its stop at the liver?
Glucose (stores it as glycogen)
Waste (remove and detoxify them)
How does the fetus secure food and oxygen?
the mother's blood
Blood pressure is highest in the _______ and lowest in the _______
artener , veings
What are some dangers of blood pressure that is too high
rupture of blood vessels
What are some dangers of blood pressure that is too low?
Circulation and life cease
What are the four major factors that influence blood pressure?
streght of each contraction
thickness of blood
What is the normal average arterial blood pressure?
What is the systolic number
what is the diastolic number ?
What is happening during the systolic number
what is happening during the diastolic number?
What carried blood from arterioles to venules ?
What are arterioles ?
smaller arteries that bring the blood to the capillary bed
What are the venules
smaller veins that carries the bloodto capillary beds
what happens in the capillary beds?
the exchange of molecules
What is the largest artery in the body?
What are the largest veins in the body ?
What are the major arteries of the head and neck?
Left common cartoid
WHat are the major arteries of the thorax?
What are the major arteries of the Abdomen?
What are the major arteries of the upper extremities ?
What are the major arteries of the lower extremities ?
What are the major veins of the head and neck?
What are the major veins of the thorax?
What are the major veins of the abdomen?
What are the major veins of the upper extremity ?