anatomy & physiology chap 1

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atom

atom smallest unit of matter

moleules

combine cellsI

tissue

group similiar cells

Organ

2 or more tissues common function

Organ system

group organs common function. ex: urinary

Individual

all

negativ feedback 3 components

receptor- monitors
control center- brain sets point
elector-changes ex: blood pressure

anatomical position

face forward, palm up

supine

face up

prone

face down

proximal

closer to

distal

farther from

midsagittal

down mid equaline l & r

sagital

split ante n posteriorly

pectoral

muscle chest

inguinal

groin

pubic

genital

crural

calf

tarsal

ankle

occiptal

back of skull

trunk

whole back

scapular

shoulder blade

lumbar

lower back

popliteal

back knee

sural

lower calf

plantar

sole

pericardial

serous membrane cav. visceral. lines cavity wall heart

pleura

serous membrane cav. visceral lungs

peritoneum

serous membrane cav. visceral. abdominoplevic 2 layer membrane

thoracic cavity

anterior cav. above diaphram/upper chest

mediastinum

anterior cav. div thoracic cav. space betwn plueral cav

pleural cav

encase lung

pelvic cav

no digest. sex organs

vertebral

posterior cav. spinal column

character of life

organization. metabolism. responsiveness. growth. dev. reproduction

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