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hypertension

another name for high blood pressure

Blood is veins is _________.

low in oxygen

In systemic circulation, blood returns from your abdomen through the inferior vena cava to the _____________.

right atruim

In pulmonary circulation, blood flows through two organs, the ________________.

heart and lungs

When blood moves from an atrium to a ventricle, it must pass through a _________.

one-way valve

Coronary circulation is the flow of blood to the tissues of the__________.

heart

Plasma

the liquid part of blood, mostly made of water

Hemoglobin picks up_____________.

carbon dioxide and oxygen.

Platelets

help clot blood

Lymph

the water and disolved substances not taken in by cells that remains between the cells

Anemia is a disorder where ther are too few ___________in the blood.

red blood cells

Leukemia is a deisease in which _________are produced in great numbers.

white blood cellss

The _________________fight bacteria and viruses.

white blood cells

_________diseases are spread by water, air, food, contact, and by organisms.

Infections

Lister

an Engllish surgeon that recognized the relationship between the death rate and the degree of cleanliness in surgery in the 1800's

Your _____________is made up of cells, tissues, organs, and body system that fight foreighn organisms.

immune system

___________is a barrier that prevents many pathogens from entering the body.

skin

Your circulatory system contains _________blood cells that surround an digest foreign organisms and chemicals as they enter the body.

white

When tissue is damaged by infection, it becomes ____________.

inflamed

Your respiratory system has _________and mucus in the nose and throat to trap pathogens.

cilia

When you ______________you expel pathogens.

cough or sneeze

In the digestive system,
(a)________in your mouth, stomach, pancreas, and
(b)___________destroy pathogens.

(a) enzymes
(b) liver

______________in your stomach kills bacteria that enter your body on the food that you eat.

Hydrochloric acid

When you do get sick, your body has defenses in the form of
(a)_____________and
(b) ________________

(a) active
(b) passive

strep throat

bacteria

measles

virus

influenza

virus

diphtheria

bacteria

mumps

virus

chicken pox

virus

tetanus

bacteria

hepatitis

virus

Blood type(s) that someone with type O blood can safely receive.

Only O

Blood type(s) that someone with type O blood can safely donate to.

A, B, AB, and O

Blood type(s) that soemone with type AB blood can safely donate to.

Only AB

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