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Anatomy

Study of the body structure

Physiology

Study of the chemical processes that take place to keep us alive.

Molecules

Cells; Tissue-organ system; organism

Organ

Skin is made up of epithelial tissue, neutral tissue, and connective tissue it is considered to be.

Cell

The smallest living unit in the body

Homeostasis

Unchanging internal environment

Clotting of blood

Example of positive feedback

Pelvic

Location of the reproductive organs are in this body region.

LUQ

The abdominal quadrant that contains the majority of the stomach

LUQ

The abdominal quadrant that contains the majoirty of the spleen

Body Supine

Arms at side, palms facing forward.

Coronal Plane

Anatomical position of someone lying on their back.

Sagital Plane

Imaginary line dividing the body into left and right parts.

Umbilical Region

Region around the belly

Buccal cavity

Cavity that contains the teeth and gums

Brain

Located in the dorsal body cavity

Antecubital

Anatomical name for elbow

Popliteal

Anatomical name for the back of knee

Brachial

Anatomical name for the arms

Crural

Anatomical name for the leg.

Surface of pericardial cavity

Parietal pericardial membrane forms

Ventral cavity

Mediastinum is located

Ascultation

Listening to the heart valves open and close with a stethoscope

Palpation

Taking a patient's pulse

Percussion

Taking two fingers on a patients back and using fingers on the other hand to thump the back.

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