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FUNCTIONS OF CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

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CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM CONSISTS OF?
HEART, BLOOD VESSELS, AND BLOOD
TRANSPORTATION
O2 AND CO2, NEUTRIENTS, WASTE PRODUCTS
REGULATION
BODY TEMPERATURE (VASOCONSTRICTION/VASODILATION), INTERNAL ORGAN FUNCTION VIA HORMONES RELEASED INTO BLOODSTREAM BY THE ANS
PROTECTION
IMMUNE SYSTEM FIGHTS INFECTION, CLOTTING MECHANISM LIMITS BLOOD LOSS AND EXPOSURE TO INFECTIOUS ORGANISMS
LYMPHATIC SYSTEM
COMPRISED OF LYMPH NODES, LYMPH VESSELS & LYMPH
REMOVES EXCESS FLUID FROM TISSUES, FILTERS IT, & RETURNS IT TO THE BLOODSTREAM
WHAT DOES THE LYMPHATIC SYSTEM DO?
FLITERING IS DONE BY ______________ & _____________ IN THE LYMPH NODES.
PHAGOCYTES/MACROPHAGES
LYMPHATIC SYSTEM AIDS WITH
FIGHTING INFECTION AND REMOVAL OF DEBRIS AND WASTE PRODUCTS FROM THE EXTRACELLULAR SPACE
LARGE NUMBER OF LYMPH NODES ARE LOCATED IN WHAT THREE PLACES?
NECK, AXILLA, GROIN
LYMPH NODES CAN BECOME SWOLLEN NEAR AREAS OF ___________________
INFECTION
ANY PROBLEM WITH THE LYMPH SYSTEM CAN CAUSE _______________________.
LYMPHEDEMA
SEVERE LYMPHEDEMA
ELAPHANTITIS
WHAT ARE THE THREE TREATMENTS OF LYMPHEDEMA?
MANUAL LYMPH DRAINAGE (LIGHT MASSAGE), COMPRESSION WRAPPING/GARMENTS-ACTIVE EXERCISE TO MAXIMIZE MUSCLE PUMPING ACTION