11 Body Systems

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Reproductive

male:prostate, penis, testis
female: uterus, ovary, vagina, vulva
male produce and passes sperm to female
female produces eggs, receives sperm, develops organs and birth

Skeletal

bone, cartilages, ligaments
supports, protects, stores mineral, produces blood cell

Respiratory

nasal cavity, pharynx, trachea, larynx, lungs
exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide between air and blood in the lungs

Endocrine

glands producing hormones:pituitary, adrenal, thyroid
secrets hormones regulating growth, reproduction, metabolism, and the use of nutrients

Cardiovascular

heart, blood, arteries, veins, capillaries
transport materials (oxygen,water, carbon dioxide,nutrients and waste), maintains body temperature

Muscular

muscles; skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles
movement, body position, position balance, blood flow

Digestive

mouth, esophagus, stomach, intestines, pharynx, rectum
Breaks down food, absorbs nutrients and eliminates waste

Nervous

brain, nerves, spinal cord and other associated structures
relays messages, coordinates body functions, enables learning and memory

Lymphatic

tonsils, spleen, appendix
Provides immunity
Protect, collect and cleanse blood

Urinary

kidney, ureter, urinary bladder, urethra
Regulates water and electrolytes
Removes nitrogenous waste

Integumentary

skin, hair, nail
Protects tissue, regulates temperature, excretes water and salt, sends information to Nervous system, location of receptors

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