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11 Body Systems

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Reproductive
male:prostate, penis, testis
female: uterus, ovary, vagina, vulva
male produce and passes sperm to female
female produces eggs, receives sperm, develops organs and birth
Skeletal
bone, cartilages, ligaments
supports, protects, stores mineral, produces blood cell
Respiratory
nasal cavity, pharynx, trachea, larynx, lungs
exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide between air and blood in the lungs
Endocrine
glands producing hormones:pituitary, adrenal, thyroid
secrets hormones regulating growth, reproduction, metabolism, and the use of nutrients
Cardiovascular
heart, blood, arteries, veins, capillaries
transport materials (oxygen,water, carbon dioxide,nutrients and waste), maintains body temperature
Muscular
muscles; skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles
movement, body position, position balance, blood flow
Digestive
mouth, esophagus, stomach, intestines, pharynx, rectum
Breaks down food, absorbs nutrients and eliminates waste
Nervous
brain, nerves, spinal cord and other associated structures
relays messages, coordinates body functions, enables learning and memory
Lymphatic
tonsils, spleen, appendix
Provides immunity
Protect, collect and cleanse blood
Urinary
kidney, ureter, urinary bladder, urethra
Regulates water and electrolytes
Removes nitrogenous waste
Integumentary
skin, hair, nail
Protects tissue, regulates temperature, excretes water and salt, sends information to Nervous system, location of receptors