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Human Anatomy & Physiology IDs
Epiphysis
Diaphysis
Periosteum
Medullary Cavity
Epiphysis
Diaphysis
113 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Final
What organ would you expect to find in…
What organ would you expect to find in…
Nerve tissue functions to:
Where in the body do you find cutaneou…
The brain
The heart
Control organs and coordinate all their functions
Skin
What organ would you expect to find in…
The brain
What organ would you expect to find in…
The heart
39 terms
Muscles Human Anatomy and Physiology
Orbicularis Oculi
Orbicularis Oris
Zygomaticus
Buccinator
Origin: Frontal and maxillary bones and ligaments around orbi…
Origin: Arises indirectly from maxilla and mandible... Insertion…
Origin: Zygomatic Bone... Insertion: Skin and muscle at corner o…
Origin: Molar region of maxilla and mandible... Insertion: Orbic…
Orbicularis Oculi
Origin: Frontal and maxillary bones and ligaments around orbi…
Orbicularis Oris
Origin: Arises indirectly from maxilla and mandible... Insertion…
61 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
anatomy
physiology
gross anatomy
microscopic anatomy
study of the structure and shape of the body and its parts
study of how the body and its parts work or function
large structures... easily observable
structures cannot be seen with the naked eye... structures can o…
anatomy
study of the structure and shape of the body and its parts
physiology
study of how the body and its parts work or function
972 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology 123456
In the embyro the skeleton is intially…
Hyaline cartilage
By age 25
Bones are the organs of the skeletal s…
cartilage model and fibrous membranes... -hyaline cartilage is t…
is the most abundant cartilage
the skeleton is completely hardened
-composed of many tissues... -bone tissue... -cartilage... -dense conn…
In the embyro the skeleton is intially…
cartilage model and fibrous membranes... -hyaline cartilage is t…
Hyaline cartilage
is the most abundant cartilage
53 terms
Anatomy & Physiology Human Muscles
Frontalis
Orbicularis oculi
Zygomaticus
Mentalis
Frontalis
Orbicularis oculi
71 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
anatomy
gross anatomy
tomy
ana
the study of the structure and shape of the body and its part…
the study of large, easily observable structures
to cut
apart
anatomy
the study of the structure and shape of the body and its part…
gross anatomy
the study of large, easily observable structures
63 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
34 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology Nervous and Endocrine Systems
central nervous system (CNS)
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
brain
spinal cord
It has two parts - the brain and the spinal cord.
This sysstem spreads out from the CNS, going to the outer edg…
The three parts of the brain are the cerebrum, cerebellum and…
part of the CNS and the connection to the PNS
central nervous system (CNS)
It has two parts - the brain and the spinal cord.
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
This sysstem spreads out from the CNS, going to the outer edg…
Human Anatomy and Physiology - Directional terms
Superior ( Cranial or Cephalad )
Inferior ( caudal - towards the tail )
Ventral ( anterior )
Dorsal ( posterior )
Toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
Toward or at the front of the body; in front of ... eg. the bre…
toward or at the backside of the body; behind
Superior ( Cranial or Cephalad )
Toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior ( caudal - towards the tail )
Away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
108 terms
Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology
anatomy
physiology
atoms
cells
the study of the structure of the body & its relationship to…
the study of how the body & its parts function
building blocks of matter
the smallest units of all living things
anatomy
the study of the structure of the body & its relationship to…
physiology
the study of how the body & its parts function
39 terms
Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology
What organ system is involved with com…
What three systems are involved with p…
Support and Movement
What 3 system involves acquiring energy?
Nervous System and Endocrine Sytem
Lymphatic System, Integumentary Sytem and the Urinary System
Muscular and Skeleton System
Respiratory System, Digestive System and Circulatory Sytem
What organ system is involved with com…
Nervous System and Endocrine Sytem
What three systems are involved with p…
Lymphatic System, Integumentary Sytem and the Urinary System
49 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Tissues
epithelial tissue
squamous
cuboidal
columnar
tissue: cells are avascular (closely packed together, little…
epithelium: flat
epithelium: cube-shaped
epithelium: greater in height than width
epithelial tissue
tissue: cells are avascular (closely packed together, little…
squamous
epithelium: flat
57 terms
Human Anatomy: Bone Physiology
Support
Protection
Movement
Mineral Homeostasis
Legs and Pelvis Support the weight of the body... Atlas(C1) supp…
Skull protects brain... Ribs, and shoulder girdle protect Heart…
Skeletal muscles attach to bones with tendons... MUslces use bon…
Calcium Salts and Calcium Phosphate... Magnesium, sodium, potass…
Support
Legs and Pelvis Support the weight of the body... Atlas(C1) supp…
Protection
Skull protects brain... Ribs, and shoulder girdle protect Heart…
71 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 8
Prime mover
Agonist
Synergist
Antagonist
Muscle responsible for a particular body movement. Also calle…
Muscle responsible for a body movement. Also called a prime m…
Muscles that assist the action of a prime mover.
A muscle that opposes a prime mover.
Prime mover
Muscle responsible for a particular body movement. Also calle…
Agonist
Muscle responsible for a body movement. Also called a prime m…
32 terms
SKELETON / Human Anatomy & Physiology
Frontal Bone
Frontal Bone
Maxilla
Maxilla
Frontal Bone
Frontal Bone
52 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology- The Bones
Frontal Bone (hueso frontal)
Zygomatic Bone (hueso cigomático)
Maxilla (maxilar superior)
Mandible (mandíbula)
Name this bone.... the large cranial bone forming the front part…
Name this bone.... the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms t…
Name this bone.... Forms most of the upper jaw, and part of the…
Name this bone.... The only moving bone in the skull. ... Jaw Bone
Frontal Bone (hueso frontal)
Name this bone.... the large cranial bone forming the front part…
Zygomatic Bone (hueso cigomático)
Name this bone.... the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms t…
111 terms
Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 3
Nucleus
Nuclear Envelope
Nucleoli
Chromatin
The control center of the cell... Contains genetic material (DNA…
Barrier of the nucleus... Consists of a double membrane... Contains…
Nucleus contains one or more... Sites of ribosome assembly... Ribos…
Composed of DNA and protein... Present when the cell is not divi…
Nucleus
The control center of the cell... Contains genetic material (DNA…
Nuclear Envelope
Barrier of the nucleus... Consists of a double membrane... Contains…
41 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology
Active transport
Anatomy
Atomic number
Atomic theory
The movement of substance across cell membranes against conce…
The structure or study of structure of the body and the relat…
Number of protons in an atom
All matter is made up of atoms
Active transport
The movement of substance across cell membranes against conce…
Anatomy
The structure or study of structure of the body and the relat…
Anatomy and Physiology human anatomy
anatomy
Physiology
Cranial cavity
Vertebral canal
deals with the STRUCTURE of the body and its FORMS
Studies the FUNCTIONS of these parts
skull
spinal cord
anatomy
deals with the STRUCTURE of the body and its FORMS
Physiology
Studies the FUNCTIONS of these parts
40 terms
Chapter 4 Intro To Human Anatomy and Physiology
Physiology
Anatomy
11 Organ Systems
Integumentary System
study of function
study of structure
Integumentary, Skeletal, Muscular, Nervous, Endocrine, Cardio…
skin, protects
Physiology
study of function
Anatomy
study of structure
49 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Tissues
epithelial tissue
squamous
cuboidal
columnar
tissue: cells are avascular (closely packed together, little…
epithelium: flat
epithelium: cube-shaped
epithelium: greater in height than width
epithelial tissue
tissue: cells are avascular (closely packed together, little…
squamous
epithelium: flat
Human Anatomy & Physiology
Anatomy
Physiology
Anatomical Position
Gross Anatomy
the study of the SHAPE and STRUCTURE of an organism and its p…
the study of the FUNCTIONS of a living organism and its parts
person stands erect, arms at his sides, with toes, palms, and…
the study of the parts of the body that are visible to the un…
Anatomy
the study of the SHAPE and STRUCTURE of an organism and its p…
Physiology
the study of the FUNCTIONS of a living organism and its parts
104 terms
Hystology: Human Anatomy and Physiology 201
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Single layer of flattened cells with disc-shaped central nucl…
Function: Diffusion and filtration
Location: capillary walls, alveolar walls in lungs, peritoneu…
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Single layer of flattened cells with disc-shaped central nucl…
Simple Squamous Epithelium
Function: Diffusion and filtration
49 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
capillaries
hemoglobin
red blood cells
white blood cells
smallest blood vessel that brings nutrients and oxygen to the…
iron-containing protein in red blood cells that binds oxygen…
blood cell containing hemoglobin that carries oxygen
type of blood cell that guards against infection, fights para…
capillaries
smallest blood vessel that brings nutrients and oxygen to the…
hemoglobin
iron-containing protein in red blood cells that binds oxygen…
78 terms
Intro to Human Anatomy & Physiology
abdominal
accromial
anatomy
antebrachial
relating to the abdomen
bony process on the scapula (shoulder blade)
the study of the structure of organisms and their parts
upper limb between elbow and hand
abdominal
relating to the abdomen
accromial
bony process on the scapula (shoulder blade)
49 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Tissues
epithelial tissue
squamous
cuboidal
columnar
tissue: cells are avascular (closely packed together, little…
epithelium: flat
epithelium: cube-shaped
epithelium: greater in height than width
epithelial tissue
tissue: cells are avascular (closely packed together, little…
squamous
epithelium: flat
34 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology Vocabulary
anatomy
physiology
homeostasis
receptor/sensor
study of body part structure
study of body part function
maintenance of a stable internal environment
monitors magnitude of a variable
anatomy
study of body part structure
physiology
study of body part function
70 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 10
what are the 3 types of primary muscle…
what are the 6 functions of skeletal m…
what are the 3 layers of connective ti…
epimysium
Skeletal muscle tissue... Cardiac muscle tissue... Smooth muscle ti…
1. Produce skeletal movement... 2. Maintain posture and body pos…
Epimysium... Perimysium... Endomysium
connective tissue layer that separates muscle from surroundin…
what are the 3 types of primary muscle…
Skeletal muscle tissue... Cardiac muscle tissue... Smooth muscle ti…
what are the 6 functions of skeletal m…
1. Produce skeletal movement... 2. Maintain posture and body pos…
82 terms
Human anatomy - Respiratory Physiology
Respiratory system
external and cellular respiration
external respiration
cellular respiration
exchange of Gases between the atmosphere and the blood; homeo…
What are the levels of respiration? (2) :
movement of gases between external environment and the lungs
use of oxygen and nutrients to produce ATP
Respiratory system
exchange of Gases between the atmosphere and the blood; homeo…
external and cellular respiration
What are the levels of respiration? (2) :
45 terms
Human anatomy and physiology
Cephalic
Frontal
Orbital
Nassal
Head
Forehead
Eye area
Nose area
Cephalic
Head
Frontal
Forehead
51 terms
Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology
Abdominal
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Anterior body trunk inferior to ribs
Point of shoulder
Forearm
Anterior surface of elbow
Abdominal
Anterior body trunk inferior to ribs
Acromial
Point of shoulder
97 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
98 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
An adult human body consists of how ma…
Define cell?
Discuss how cells differ from one anot…
The three major parts of a cell are?
75 trillion
Basic unit of all functional living organism.
Cells vary in size, shape, content, and function.
the nucleus, cytoplasm, and cell membrane
An adult human body consists of how ma…
75 trillion
Define cell?
Basic unit of all functional living organism.
62 terms
Human Body Regions Anatomy and Physiology
Abdominal
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Auricular
Region inferior to the thorax and superior to the hip bones
Forearm (the portion of the upper limb between elbow and wrist
Region anterior to the elbow; aka the cubital region
Visible surface structure of the ears
Abdominal
Region inferior to the thorax and superior to the hip bones
Antebrachial
Forearm (the portion of the upper limb between elbow and wrist
22 terms
Macromolecules in Human Anatomy and Physiology
What are the four types of macromolecu…
What are the matching polymers and mon…
What is primary structure?
What is secondary structure?
Proteins, carbohydrates, lips, and nucleic acids.
Polymer<--Monomers... Protein<---Amino Acids... Carbohydrate<---Mon…
The sequence of amino acids in a protein.
The chain of amino acids in a protein will fold into specific…
What are the four types of macromolecu…
Proteins, carbohydrates, lips, and nucleic acids.
What are the matching polymers and mon…
Polymer<--Monomers... Protein<---Amino Acids... Carbohydrate<---Mon…
87 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology - Senses
exteroreceptors
visceroceptors
Proprioceptors
Mechanoceptors
located on or near the body surface, also called cutaneous re…
located internally often within the substance of the body org…
special type of visceroceptor found in skeletal muscle, joint…
activated by mechanical stimuli and someway deform or change…
exteroreceptors
located on or near the body surface, also called cutaneous re…
visceroceptors
located internally often within the substance of the body org…
46 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 3
Which of the following statements best…
Which item below is NOT a function per…
In which stage of mitosis do the chrom…
Lysosomes perform which of the followi…
A lipid bi-layer with protein molecules dispersed within it
Synthesis of proteins
Metaphase
Intracellular digestion
Which of the following statements best…
A lipid bi-layer with protein molecules dispersed within it
Which item below is NOT a function per…
Synthesis of proteins
94 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Gross Anatomy
Anatomical Position
Two Major Divisions of Surface Anatomy
Axial Region
the study of body structures visible to the naked eye
the human body is standing upright, with feet slightly apart,…
Axial Region-relating to head, neck, and trunk, the axis of t…
made up of the cephalic, cervical, thoracic, and abdominal ca…
Gross Anatomy
the study of body structures visible to the naked eye
Anatomical Position
the human body is standing upright, with feet slightly apart,…
25 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Cell Theory
Eukaryotes
Axial Skeleton
Appendicular Skeleton
1. All organisms are composed of cells... 2. Cells are the small…
Complicated plant and animal cells, vary in molecular genetics
vertebral column, ribs and lower limbs, 80 bones
Bones of pelvis, upper and lower limbs, 126 bones
Cell Theory
1. All organisms are composed of cells... 2. Cells are the small…
Eukaryotes
Complicated plant and animal cells, vary in molecular genetics
67 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Terms
Anterior
Posterior
Dorsal
Ventral
front of the body
Back of the body
Toward the back
Toward the belly
Anterior
front of the body
Posterior
Back of the body
60 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology
Physiology
Anatomy
Homeostasis
Metabolism
the branch of biological science that studies and describes h…
the study of the shape and structure of body parts
the tendency of the body's system to maintain a relatively co…
the term that indicates all chemical reactions occurring in t…
Physiology
the branch of biological science that studies and describes h…
Anatomy
the study of the shape and structure of body parts
64 terms
human anatomy and physiology
parietal bone
temporal bone
occipital bone
zygomatic process
a projection of the temporal bone that forms part of the zygoma
parietal bone
temporal bone
40 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Anatomy
Physiology
Cell
Organelle
is the branch of science that deals with the structure (morph…
concerns the functions of body parts-what they do and how the…
In the human and other organisms, the basic unit of structure…
all cells of humans and other complex organisms contain... struc…
Anatomy
is the branch of science that deals with the structure (morph…
Physiology
concerns the functions of body parts-what they do and how the…
16 terms
Human anatomy and physiology
Sagittal plane
Transverse plane
Frontal plane
superior
divides body into left and right halves
divides the body into top and bottom halves
divides body into front and back halves
toward the head
Sagittal plane
divides body into left and right halves
Transverse plane
divides the body into top and bottom halves
182 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
49 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Tissues
epithelial tissue
squamous
cuboidal
columnar
tissue: cells jhare avascular (closely packed together, littl…
epithelium: flat
epithelium: cube-shaped
epithelium: greater in height than width
epithelial tissue
tissue: cells jhare avascular (closely packed together, littl…
squamous
epithelium: flat
75 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Level of organizations for humans
Anatomy
Physiology
Tissue types
Cell, tissue, organs, system, organism
Study of the naming and location of body parts
Study of functions of parts
Tissue... Epithelial ... Connective ... tension
Level of organizations for humans
Cell, tissue, organs, system, organism
Anatomy
Study of the naming and location of body parts
83 terms
Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology
append-
cardi-
cran-
dors-
appendix
heart
head
back
append-
appendix
cardi-
heart
16 terms
Human anatomy and physiology
Sagittal plane
Transverse plane
Frontal plane
superior
divides body into left and right halves
divides the body into top and bottom halves
divides body into front and back halves
toward the head
Sagittal plane
divides body into left and right halves
Transverse plane
divides the body into top and bottom halves
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