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Digestive

Mouth, pharynx (throat), esophagus, stomach, intestines (small and large), liver, gallbladder, pancreas

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Urinary, excretory

Kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra

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Respiratory

Nose, pharynx, larynx (voice box), trachea, bronchial tubes, lungs

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Reproductive

FEMALE: ovaries, Fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina, mammary glands

MALE: testes, urethra, penis, prostate gland

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Endocrine

Thyroid gland, pituitary gland, sex glands, adrenal glands, pancreas, parathyroid glands

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Nervous

Brain, spinal cord, nerves, collections of nerves

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Circulatory

Heart, blood vessels, lymphatic vessels and nodes, spleen, thymus gland

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Musculoskeletal

Muscles, bones, joints

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Skin and sense organs

Skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, sebaceous (oil) glands; eye, ear, nose, tongue

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Diaphragm

Separates abdominal from thoracic cavity - moves up and down in aid of breathing

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Mediastinum

Centrally located space outside and between lungs

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Peritoneum

Double folded membrane surrounding abdominal cavity

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Pleura

Membrane surrounding each lung