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Body Systems Structures and Functions


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Mouth, Esophagus, Stomach, Liver, Pancreas, Gall Bladder, Small Intestine, Large Intestine, Rectum, Anus
Digestive System structures
Lungs, Skin, Liver, Kidneys, Ureters, Urinary Bladder, Urethra
Excretory System structures
Brain, Brain Stem, Spinal Cord, Nerves
Nervous System structures
Skin, Hair, Nails, Sweat & Oil glands
Integumentary System structures
Heart, Blood, Blood Vessels
Circulatory System structures
Nose, Pharynx, Larynx, Trachea, Bronchi, Bronchioles, Alveoli, Lungs
Respiratory System structures
White Blood Cells, Thymus, Spleen, Lymph Nodes, Lymph Vessels
Lymphatic System structures
Hypothalamus, Thyroids, Pituitary Gland, Parathyroids, Adrenals, Pancreas, Ovaries, Testes
Endocrine System structures
Testes, Epididimus, Vas Deferens, Urethra, Penis, Ovaries, Fallopian Tubes, Uterus, Vagina,
Reproductive System structures
Skeletal Muscle, Cardiac Muscle, Smooth Muscle
Muscular System structures
Bones, Cartilage, Ligaments, Tendons
Skeletal System structures
Breaks down food, absorbs nutrients, eliminates wastes
Digestive System functions
Eliminates wastes from the body
Excretory System functions
Recognize and coordinate the body's response to changes in the internal and external environments
Nervous System functions
Guard against infection, injury, and UV radiation from the sun. Helps regulate body temperature
Integumentary System functions
Bring Oxygen into the body and expels Carbon Dioxide from the body
Respiratory System functions
Transports Oxygen, nutrients, and hormones to the body's cells, Fight Infection, Removes wastes from cells, Helps regulate body temperature
Circulatory System functions
Helps protect the body from disease, Collects fluid lost from blood vessels and returns it to the circulatory system
Lymphatic System functions
Controls growth, development, and metabolism, Maintains homeostasis
Endocrine System functions
Produces gametes, Nurtures and protects developing embryo in a female
Reproductive System functions
Helps produce voluntary movement, Helps circulate blood, Helps move food through the digestive tract
Muscular System functions
Supports the body, Protects internal organs, Allows movement, Stores minerals, Produces new blood cells
Skeletal System functions