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Human Body Systems

Integumentary System
skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, sebaceous oil glands, sensory nerve endings
Skeletal System
208 bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and cartilage
Muscular System
skeletal muscles-voluntary movement (we consciously control muscle movement. Example: arms, legs, mouth, head movement)
smooth muscles-involuntary movement (muscles move automatically like the muscles around your intestines)
cardiac muscles-involuntary movement (muscles move automatically like your heart)
Nervous System
brain, brain stem, cranial nerves, spinal cord, peripheral nerve sense organs
Respiratory System
upper respiratory track: nose, sinuses, mouth, pharynx, epiglottis, larynx
lower respiratory track: trachea, bronchus, bronchioles, alveoli
Circulatory System or cardiovascular
made up of the heart, arteries, veins, and capillaries
Digestive System or gastrointestinal
mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum and anus; other organs include liver pancreas, gallbladder and appendix
Endocrine System
hypothalamus gland, pituitary gland, pineal gland, thyroid gland, thymus gland, parathyroid glands, adrenal gland, pancreas, ovaries, testes
Lymphatic System
lymph, the lymph nodes, lymph vessels
Immune System
lymph nodes, spleen, tonsils, thymus
Hematologic System
red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets, bone marrow, spleen
Urinary System
kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra
Reproductive System
female: ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina
male: penis, Vas deferens, testicles, prostate gland