Flashcards in practical 4 Deck (42):
microscopic air sac for gas exchange
the vagina serves as the ____ ____ during child birth
the vertebra that is responsible for forward and backward tilting of the head is known as the "Atlas"
what gland is present around the male ureter but not around the female ureter?
the most inner wall of the uterus
the formation of sperm
from the glomerulus, where does the filtrate enter next?
the creation of gametes (diploid and haploid)
this arteriole carries blood to the glomerulus
the tube the sperm travel through before they reach the urethra
the vesicle secretes seminal fluid
what name is given to the capillaries that surround the PCT, the loop of Henle, the DCT and the collecting duct?
the residual volume in your lungs is always there, even after you forcibly expire.
in males, during puberty we see the emergence of an "Adam's apple". What structure is responsible for this?
The _____ cartilage protects and gives shape to the anterior portion of the windpipe. What endocrine gland is associated with the thyroid cartilage?
what we commonly refer to as the "voice box" is the ____
when food "goes down the wrong pipe" what structure is to blame for your suffering?
what is the valve that leads into the colon?
the membrane that wraps tightly over the lungs is the ___ ____
the initial branching of the trachea results in the ____ bronchi
relaxed, casual breathing is inspiration and expiration of the ____ volume.
what structure carries food from the mouth to the stomach?
where does digestion start?
the ______ is the exposed part of the tooth
the _____ sphincter is the valve at the exit of the stomach, that leads to the duodenum
what cells in the testis are responsible for producing testosterone?
what structure stores sperm and allows it to mature?
where does initial fertilization of an ovum by a sperm happen?
what major part of the nephron dips down into the medulla?
loop of henle
what structures dumps into the collecting duct?
Distal convoluted tubule
urine formed in the kidney is then sent through the ___ to the bladder
the involuntary constriction and relaxation of the muscles of the intestine or another canal, creating wavelike movements that push the contents of the canal forward.
Total volume of air that moves in and out of the lungs
The small holes in the inner lung
The end of the stomach
Beside the liver on top of the pancreas
Beginning of large intestine (colon)
The right is lower than the left
Functional unit of the kidney that filters blood
a cluster of capillaries around the end of a kidney tubule, where waste products are filtered from the blood.
The space before the vagina