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valve between left atrium and left ventricle
aortic valve
blood vessel which carries blood to the heart
vein
muscular wall of heart
myocardium
upper chamber of heart
atrium
lining of the heart
endocardium
blood vessel which carries bloom from the heart
artery
valve between left ventricle and aorta
mitral valve
valve between right ventricle and pulmonary artery
pulmonary valve
lower chamber of the heart
ventricle
fiber-like bag surrounding heart
pericardium
wall that divides heart down the middle
septum
valve between right atrium and right ventricle
tricuspid valve
blood leaves " " to go to aorta
left atrium
blood enters " " of the heart
right ventricle
clear fluid that fills spaces around body cells
lymph
cells that cause blood clots to form
platelets
fluid which other parts of blood are suspended
plasma
microorganism causes disease
pathogen
#1 cause of death in early 1900s
Pneumonia
#1, 2, and 3 causes of death in early 2000s
heart disease, cancer, lung disease
#1 cause of death in teens
accidents
7 lifestyle guidelines
sleep, exercise, ideal weight, no alcohol, no smoking, breakfast, variety of foods