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watery liquid secreted at the ciliary body that fills the anterior and posterior chambers of the eye and provides nourishment for the cornea, iris, and lens (humor = fluid)
Hormones produced by the anterior pituitary
GH - growth hormone
TSH - thyroid stimulation hormone
ACTH - adrenocorticotropic hormone
PRL - prolactin
FSH -follicle stimulating hormone
LH - luteinizing hormone
Glands of the endocrine system
Gonads - Ovaries and Testes
Pulmonary Valve - Semilunar
Valve that prevents blood on its way to the lungs from returning to the right ventricle
vessels that carry blood away from the heart, a large, muscular blood vessel that carries oxygen-rich blood away from the heart
Superior Mesenteric Artery
Largest branch of abdominal aorta, supplies most of the small intestines and first half of large intestines
empties into the superior vena cava - VESSEL draining lateral and posterior walls of the abdomen, chest, esphagus, and bronchial tree
Right Lymphatic Duct
duct draining lymph from right arm, right side of the head, right half of thoracic cavity into right subclavian
temporary storage area formed by an enlargement of the first part of the thoracic duct
What causes lymph movement?
Valves in vessels
Contraction of muscles
Skeletal muscle contractions
Location of lymph glands from most inferior to superior
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