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Study of the structure and shape of the body and body parts and their relationship to one another


s the study of how the body and its parts work or function.

Integumentary System

Waterproofs the body, cushions and protects deeper tissue from injury, Helps regulate body temperature


Supports and provides framework of the body
Hematopoiesis- formation of red blood cells.○ Protects vital organs


Muscles contract or shorten
Generates heat


Body's fast acting control system
Consists of the brain, spinal cord, and sensory receptor


Controls body (slower than Nervous)
Produces chemical molecules known as hormones


Carries oxygen, nutrients, hormones, cells, waste, throughout the body


Transports digested fat from the intestine to the bloodstream
Removes and destroys toxic substances
Resists the spread of disease throughout the body


Keeps the body constantly supplied with oxygen and removes carbon dioxide


Role is to breakdown food and deliver the products to the blood for dispersal to the body cells


Removes the nitrogen-containing wastes from the blood and flushes them from the body in urine
Also maintains the body's salt and water balance and regulates the acid-base balance of the blood


Produce offspring

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