Flashcards in Human Body Systems Deck (11):
the skin and its appendages. Also including the Epidermis, Dermis, and Subcutaneous Layer
the heart and blood vessels that circulate blood through the body
brings air into the body and removes carbon dioxide. It includes the nose, trachea, and lungs.
Maintains immunity and fluid balance throughout the body. also known as the Immune System.
disposing of the body's waste. also known as the urinary system.
glands responsible for secreting hormones into the blood stream.
breaks down food into smaller, easier to absorb nutrients
a system that transmits electrical signals from the body to the brain
enables movement of the body and internal organs
an internal frame for the body, protects major internal organs and provides overall support.