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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…
193 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Unit 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…
90 terms
Chapter 6 Human Anatomy and Physiology
bones of skeleton
axial skeleton
appendicular skeleton
cartilages
axial and appendicular skeleton
bones of skull, vertebral column, rib cage,... protect, support,…
bones of the upper and lower limbs and girdles (shoulder and…
hyaline, elastic, fibrocartilage
bones of skeleton
axial and appendicular skeleton
axial skeleton
bones of skull, vertebral column, rib cage,... protect, support,…
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…
17 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology - Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Arteries
Veins
Arterioles
the system that circulates blood and lymph through the body,…
Carry blood away from the heart (red)
Carry blood to the heart (blue)
Little arteries
Circulatory System
the system that circulates blood and lymph through the body,…
Arteries
Carry blood away from the heart (red)
22 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology - Respiratory System
Respiratory System
Humidity
Mucus
Mucous Membranes
nose, trachea and lungs
water vapor in the air
sticky stuff in your lungs that dust and other bad things sti…
a special kind of tissue that produces mucus
Respiratory System
nose, trachea and lungs
Humidity
water vapor in the air
21 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Atria
Ventricles
Cardiovascular System
Pulmonary Circuit
Two of the upper cavities of the heart
Two of the lower cavities of the heart
Capillaries converge into venules, which in turn converge int…
Sends oxygen-poor blood to the lungs to pick up oxygen and un…
Atria
Two of the upper cavities of the heart
Ventricles
Two of the lower cavities of the heart
169 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Midterm
anatomy
physiology
homeostasis
requirements of organisms:
structure of the body and it's parts (nomenclature)
study of the function (experiments)
maintenance of a stable internal environment - despite fluctu…
H2O(most abundant substance in body), food (provides nutrient…
anatomy
structure of the body and it's parts (nomenclature)
physiology
study of the function (experiments)
39 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
skeletal system
arm and shoulder bones
hand bones
rib cage (ribs and sternum)
Protects and supports body organs and provides a framework th…
scapula, clavicle, humerus, radius, ulna.
carpals, metacarpals, phalanges
The bony frame formed by the ribs around the chest. It protec…
skeletal system
Protects and supports body organs and provides a framework th…
arm and shoulder bones
scapula, clavicle, humerus, radius, ulna.
12 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
sympathetic nervous system
parasympathetic nervous system
Anatomy containing the parts of the brain and spinal cord. CN…
All anatomy outside the brain and spinal cord. Serves as comm…
Part of the autonomic nervous system, operates the "flight or…
Part of the autonomic nervous system, tends to relax body sys…
central nervous system
Anatomy containing the parts of the brain and spinal cord. CN…
peripheral nervous system
All anatomy outside the brain and spinal cord. Serves as comm…
34 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
32 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 4
Histology
Epithelial tissue
Connective tissue
Muscle tissue
The study of tissues
covers body surfaces, forms boundaries between environments,…
supports, protects, and binds other tissues together
composed of cells or fibers, contracts to cause movement
Histology
The study of tissues
Epithelial tissue
covers body surfaces, forms boundaries between environments,…
42 terms
Anatomy & Physiology Tissues of the Human Body
Tissues
Histology
Epithelial Tissue / Epithelium
Role of epithelium
A group of similar, specialized cells that work together to p…
the study of tissues... Also known as microscopic anatomy, is th…
1. A layer of tightly packed cells. Simple (1 layer) or Strat…
1. Protectin... 2. Absorption ... 3. Filtration... 4. Excretion... 5. Sec…
Tissues
A group of similar, specialized cells that work together to p…
Histology
the study of tissues... Also known as microscopic anatomy, is th…
38 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
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Human Anatomy & Physiology: Axial Skeleton
frontal bone
temporal bone
parietal bone
occipital bone
frontal bone
temporal bone
203 terms
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
anatomy
Physiology
sagittal plane
Frontal planes
Anatomy: the study of body structures and the relation of one…
Physiology: the study of how the body works and how the vario…
sagittal plane divides the body into right and left halves on…
Frontal planes are drawn perpendicular to the sagittal lines…
anatomy
Anatomy: the study of body structures and the relation of one…
Physiology
Physiology: the study of how the body works and how the vario…
50 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology
abdominal
acromial
antebrachial
antecubital
the region between the thorax and pelvis
the point of the shoulder (where the clavicle ends laterally)
the forearm (anterior)
the space in front of the elbow
abdominal
the region between the thorax and pelvis
acromial
the point of the shoulder (where the clavicle ends laterally)
127 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology IDs
Epiphysis
Diaphysis
Periosteum
Medullary Cavity
Epiphysis
Diaphysis
64 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1
Anatomy
Physiology
Levels of structural Organization
Integumentary system (Skin)
the study of the structure and the shape of the body parts an…
the study of how the body parts work or function
atoms, molecules, cells, tissues, organ, organ system, organism
covers and waterproofs the body, cushions and protects the de…
Anatomy
the study of the structure and the shape of the body parts an…
Physiology
the study of how the body parts work or function
64 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1
Anatomy
Physiology
Levels of structural Organization
Integumentary system (Skin)
the study of the structure and the shape of the body parts an…
the study of how the body parts work or function
atoms, molecules, cells, tissues, organ, organ system, organism
covers and waterproofs the body, cushions and protects the de…
Anatomy
the study of the structure and the shape of the body parts an…
Physiology
the study of how the body parts work or function
58 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 4
Histology
Epithelial tissue
Connective tissue
Muscle tissue
The study of tissues
covers body surfaces, forms boundaries between environments,…
supports, protects, and binds other tissues together
composed of cells or fibers, contracts to cause movement
Histology
The study of tissues
Epithelial tissue
covers body surfaces, forms boundaries between environments,…
273 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Anatomy
Physiology
Cytology
Histology
Study of the structure of the body parts and their relationsh…
How the body parts work and carry out their activities
Cellular anatomy
Study of tissues
Anatomy
Study of the structure of the body parts and their relationsh…
Physiology
How the body parts work and carry out their activities
53 terms
Anatomy & Physiology Human Muscles
Frontalis
Orbicularis oculi
Zygomaticus
Mentalis
Frontalis
Orbicularis oculi
226 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…
39 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Circulatory system
Blood
Heart
Arteries
System that transports blood around body
Liquid that carries oxygen, glucose, and other nutrients to c…
Muscle that pumps blood around body
Vessels that carry blood away from heart
Circulatory system
System that transports blood around body
Blood
Liquid that carries oxygen, glucose, and other nutrients to c…
19 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Tissues
Simple Squamous Epithelial
Simple Cuboidal Epithelial
Simple Columnar Epithelial
Pseudostratified Columnar Epithelial
Simple Squamous Epithelial
Simple Cuboidal Epithelial
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…
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
138 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
Anatomy
Physiology
Ventral
Midsagittal
The study of the structures and organization of the body
The study of the functions of the body parts
The "bellyside" / front size
Plane vertically dividing the body into equal right and left…
Anatomy
The study of the structures and organization of the body
Physiology
The study of the functions of the body parts
32 terms
SKELETON / Human Anatomy & Physiology
Frontal Bone
Frontal Bone
Maxilla
Maxilla
Frontal Bone
Frontal Bone
37 terms
Apologia Human Anatomy and Physiology-Lesson 1
Anatomy
Cytoplasm
Golgi Bodies
Sanguine
The study of the human body, all its parts, and how it's put…
The jelly-like substance inside a cell, in which all the orga…
The organelles that look like stacked pancakes and store prot…
A personality that is excitable and full of energy.
Anatomy
The study of the human body, all its parts, and how it's put…
Cytoplasm
The jelly-like substance inside a cell, in which all the orga…
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…
58 terms
Human Anatomy: Anatomy and Physiology
Anatomy
Physiology
Body structures are organized into lev…
Cells
The study of an organism's body structure and location
The study of the function of each body part
Cells, Tissues, Organs, Organ Systems
the smallest structural units of living things
Anatomy
The study of an organism's body structure and location
Physiology
The study of the function of each body part
565 terms
MCAT Human Anatomy and Physiology
action potential
synaptic transmission
neuron
soma
The generation of a moving electrochemical impulse unidirecti…
The electrical or chemical signal an action potential transmi…
The functional and structural unit of the nervous system
Central cell body of a neuron
action potential
The generation of a moving electrochemical impulse unidirecti…
synaptic transmission
The electrical or chemical signal an action potential transmi…
50 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Anatomy
Physiology
Why study A&P?
How do we study A&P?
"cutting up", study of animal structure
"relationship to nature", examines animal function of structu…
1.) long historical interest in the way the human body works…
Cadavers, X-rays, MRI (to see tissue), CT scan
Anatomy
"cutting up", study of animal structure
Physiology
"relationship to nature", examines animal function of structu…
174 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Exam 1
Anatomy
Physiology
Levels of Organization
Subatomic particles
The study of the structure of the human body
The study of the function of the human body
1) subatomic particles 6) Cell... 2) Atom 7) Tissue... 3) Molecule…
electrons, protons, and neutrons are examples of ____
Anatomy
The study of the structure of the human body
Physiology
The study of the function of the human body
21 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Test
Simple Squamous
Simple Cuboidal
Simple Columnar
Pseudostratified Columnar
Function: Allows passage of materials by diffusion and filtra…
Function: Even secretion and absorption... Location: Kidneys, Du…
Function: Secretion of mucus and other substances and absorpt…
Function: Secretion and propulsion of mucus by ciliary action…
Simple Squamous
Function: Allows passage of materials by diffusion and filtra…
Simple Cuboidal
Function: Even secretion and absorption... Location: Kidneys, Du…
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
43 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Axial Skeleton
Appendicular Skeleton
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bone
Consists of honest located primarily along the midline of the…
Consists of the pectoral girdle, the upper limbs, and the low…
forms the forehead and the roof of the orbits. (eye sockets)
Forms much of the superior part of the braincase.
Axial Skeleton
Consists of honest located primarily along the midline of the…
Appendicular Skeleton
Consists of the pectoral girdle, the upper limbs, and the low…
86 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology 2
adipocytes
adipose tissue
Desmosomes/Anchoring junction
apical
lipid storage cells
specialized areolar tissue rich in stored fat
mechanically attaches adjacent cells to each other or to the…
that part of a cell or tissue which, in general, faces an ope…
adipocytes
lipid storage cells
adipose tissue
specialized areolar tissue rich in stored fat
37 terms
Apologia Human Anatomy and Physiology-Lesson 1
Anatomy
Cytoplasm
Golgi Bodies
Sanguine
The study of the human body, all its parts, and how it's put…
The jelly-like substance inside a cell, in which all the orga…
The organelles that look like stacked pancakes and store prot…
A personality that is excitable and full of energy.
Anatomy
The study of the human body, all its parts, and how it's put…
Cytoplasm
The jelly-like substance inside a cell, in which all the orga…
24 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Brain
Frontal Lobe
Central Sulcus
Parietal Lobe
Lateral Sulcus
Part of the brain lying immediately behind the forehead.
The sulcus separating the frontal and parietal lobes of the c…
Part of the brain at the top of the head.
The groove that runs from front to back along the lateral sur…
Frontal Lobe
Part of the brain lying immediately behind the forehead.
Central Sulcus
The sulcus separating the frontal and parietal lobes of the c…
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Epithelial tissue
simple vs. stratified
the 3 shapes
basement membrane
found all over the body; lines cavities and covers organs
simple has one layer and stratified has more than one layer
squamous (flat tiles), cuboidal (cubes), or columnar (column…
attaches epithelial cells to the stuff underneath (anchor on…
Epithelial tissue
found all over the body; lines cavities and covers organs
simple vs. stratified
simple has one layer and stratified has more than one layer
63 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
abdominopelvic cavity
anabolism
anatomical position
anatomy
division of the anterior (ventral) cavity that houses the abd…
assembly of more complex moelcules from simpler molecules
standard reference position used for describing locations and…
science that studies the form and composition of the body's s…
abdominopelvic cavity
division of the anterior (ventral) cavity that houses the abd…
anabolism
assembly of more complex moelcules from simpler molecules
29 terms
Anatomy and Physiology Human Muscles
Masseter
Buccinator
Sternocleidomastoid
Latissimus dorsi
Masseter
Buccinator
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)
92 terms
Human Anatomy & Physiology Muscle List
Epicranius Muscle
Orbicularis oculi
Buccinator
Orbicularis Oris
*A- Closes the eye
*A- Compresses the cheek
*A- Closes the mouth
Epicranius Muscle
Orbicularis oculi
*A- Closes the eye
24 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology Atlas
Anatomical Position
Circulatory System
Digestive System
Endocrine System
Anatomical Position
Circulatory System
182 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 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
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