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structure and function of the body
Anatomy
Physiology
pathology
scientific method
structure of the body parts
how it works (function)
the study of diseases
Process of experimentation
Anatomy
structure of the body parts
Physiology
how it works (function)
Structure and Function of the Human Body
The branch of science that studies str…
The branch of science that studies fun…
The branch of science that describes t…
The basic unit of life
Anatomy
Physiology
Pathophysiology
Cells
The branch of science that studies str…
Anatomy
The branch of science that studies fun…
Physiology
Structure and Functions of the Body Membranes
Body membranes
Epithelial membranes
Cutaneous membrane
Mucous membrane (mucosa)
Cover surfaces, line body cavities, and form protective/lubri…
Covering and lining membranes, including the cutaneous membra…
Type of epithelial membrane known as the skin.... It consists of…
Epithelial membrane resting on loose connective tissue called…
Body membranes
Cover surfaces, line body cavities, and form protective/lubri…
Epithelial membranes
Covering and lining membranes, including the cutaneous membra…
Intro to the Structure & Function of the Body
Organism
Cells
Tissue
Organ
Denotes a living thing
Smallest "living"units of structure and function in the body
Many similar cells that act together to perform a common func…
A group of several different kinds of tissues arranged to per…
Organism
Denotes a living thing
Cells
Smallest "living"units of structure and function in the body
75 terms
Structure and Function of the Human Body
anatomy
physiology
pathophysiology
prognosis
The study of body structure
Study of function
The study of how normal physiologic processes are affected by…
A forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease or…
anatomy
The study of body structure
physiology
Study of function
34 terms
Body Structure and Function
tissue
organ
epithelial cells/tissue
musculoskeletal system
a group of similar cells that perform the same function
A collection of tissues that carry out a specialized function…
skin cells/tissue; forming a protective barrier that interact…
the system of bones, joints, tendons and skeletal muscles tha…
tissue
a group of similar cells that perform the same function
organ
A collection of tissues that carry out a specialized function…
82 terms
Body structure and function
Anatomy
Physiology
Pathophysiology
Homeostasis
The study of an organism
The study of the function of an organism
Th study of these disease and disorders
Body and its system work together to maintain a constant stat…
Anatomy
The study of an organism
Physiology
The study of the function of an organism
51 terms
Structure and Functions of the Human Body
What are the three postulates of the c…
Why are Most Cells Small?
Prokaryotic Cells
Eukaryotic Cells
A cell is the basic unit of life... All living organism are made…
Small cells have a larger amount of surface area compared to…
• Thought to be the first cells to evolve... • Lacks a nucleus... •…
• Nucleus... • Houses DNA... • Many membrane-bound organelles
What are the three postulates of the c…
A cell is the basic unit of life... All living organism are made…
Why are Most Cells Small?
Small cells have a larger amount of surface area compared to…
Structure and function of the human body
Transverse plane
Coronal frontal plane
Sagittal cut
Anterior
Horozontal crosswise plane divides the body into upper and lo…
Runs from side to side divides body into anterior and posteri…
Section or cut running from front to back divides the structu…
Front front of
Transverse plane
Horozontal crosswise plane divides the body into upper and lo…
Coronal frontal plane
Runs from side to side divides body into anterior and posteri…
130 terms
Body Systems Structure and Function
Anatomy
Physiology
Goal of A&P
Sagittal Plane
Is the study, classification, and description of structures a…
Explains the process and function of the various structures a…
Study the human body and it's parts.
Vertical plane that divides the body into left and right port…
Anatomy
Is the study, classification, and description of structures a…
Physiology
Explains the process and function of the various structures a…
134 terms
Structure and Function of the Human Body
anatomy
physiology
levels of organization
negative feedback
the study of body structure
the study of how the human body functions
chemicals, cell, tissue, organ (stomach), organ system(digest…
a control system based on information returning to a source
anatomy
the study of body structure
physiology
the study of how the human body functions
16 terms
Structure and Function of the Human Body
Anatomy
Physiology
Pathology
Characteristics Of Life
Structure and Location
Function ( How it works )
Anything that interferes with normal structure or function of…
Responsiveness/ irritability, Conductivity, Digestion, Absorp…
Anatomy
Structure and Location
Physiology
Function ( How it works )
338 terms
Body Structure and Function
Anatomy
Microscopic
Cytology
Histology
study of internal structures
Magnification
Study of cell structures
study of tissue samples
Anatomy
study of internal structures
Microscopic
Magnification
5 terms
Structure and Function of the Body
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Structure and Function of the Body
Anatomy
Physiology
Superior
Inferior
the study of the structure of an organism
the study of the function of an organism
top
bottom
Anatomy
the study of the structure of an organism
Physiology
the study of the function of an organism
structure and function of the body
anatomy
physiology
dissection
organization
study of the structure of and organism and the relationship o…
study of how the body functions
technique of isolating and studying the parts of the human bo…
is one of the most important characteristics of the body stru…
anatomy
study of the structure of and organism and the relationship o…
physiology
study of how the body functions
176 terms
Body structure and function
Artery
Capillary
Cell
Digestion
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
A tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen and other substances pass f…
The basic unit of body structure; very small; function size a…
The process of physically and chemically breaking down food s…
Artery
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
Capillary
A tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen and other substances pass f…
10 terms
Function and Structure of Body Systems
skeletal system
integumentary system
muscular system
circulatory system
Structures: Bones, cartilage, ligaments, tendons... Functions: S…
Structures: Skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, oil glands... Funct…
Structure: Skeletal muscle, smooth muscle, cardiac muscle... Fun…
Structure: Heart, blood vessels... Function: Transports oxygen,…
skeletal system
Structures: Bones, cartilage, ligaments, tendons... Functions: S…
integumentary system
Structures: Skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, oil glands... Funct…
356 terms
body structure and function 2
which regions of the skin is the outer…
The epdiermis is avascular
which epidermal cell type secretes lip…
what stimulates lemanin production in…
epidermis
true-nutrients provided by fluids from underlying dermis
keratinocytes
UV light
which regions of the skin is the outer…
epidermis
The epdiermis is avascular
true-nutrients provided by fluids from underlying dermis
45 terms
Structure and Function of the Body: Chapter 1
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Experiment
Theory or Law
1. Hypothesis... 2. Experiment... 3.Theory or Law
Idea or principle to be tested in experiments
Series of tests of a hypothesis; a controlled experiment elim…
A hypothesis that has been proved by experiments to have a hi…
Scientific Method
1. Hypothesis... 2. Experiment... 3.Theory or Law
Hypothesis
Idea or principle to be tested in experiments
Structure and Function of Body Systems
alveolus
antagonistic muscles
bone
cartilage
A structure inside the lungs where gas exchange takes place w…
A pair of muscles that work together to control movement at a…
Used for structure, protection, movement (because it is attac…
The strong, smooth tissue that covers the end of bones to pre…
alveolus
A structure inside the lungs where gas exchange takes place w…
antagonistic muscles
A pair of muscles that work together to control movement at a…
29 terms
Basic Body Structure and Function
Anatomy
Physiology
Cell
Epithelial tissue
Study of what body parts look like.
Study of how body parts work.
Basic unit of life
Covers the outside of the body, lines internal structures, fo…
Anatomy
Study of what body parts look like.
Physiology
Study of how body parts work.
15 terms
Body Structure and Function
artery
capillary
cell
digestion
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
A tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen, and other substances pass…
The basic unit of body structure
The process that breaks down food physically and chemically s…
artery
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
capillary
A tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen, and other substances pass…
22 terms
Body Structure and Function
Chlor/o
chrom/o
cyan/o
erythr/o
green
color
blue
red
Chlor/o
green
chrom/o
color
20 terms
Body Systems: Function and Structure
Circulatory System - function
Circulatory System - structure
Respiratory System - function
Respiratory System - structure
supplies the blood with oxygen to all the parts of the body
arteries, veins, and capillaries
transports oxygen and nutrients to the body and removes CO2 a…
trachea, bronchi, and lungs
Circulatory System - function
supplies the blood with oxygen to all the parts of the body
Circulatory System - structure
arteries, veins, and capillaries
Body Structure and Function
artery
capillary
cell
digestion
blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen,and other substances pass fro…
basic unity of body structure
the process that breaks down food physically and chemically s…
artery
blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
capillary
tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen,and other substances pass fro…
34 terms
Body Structure and Function1
tissue
organ
epithelial cells/tissue
musculoskeletal system
a group of similar cells that perform the same function
A collection of tissues that carry out a specialized function…
skin cells/tissue; forming a protective barrier that interact…
the system of bones, joints, tendons and skeletal muscles tha…
tissue
a group of similar cells that perform the same function
organ
A collection of tissues that carry out a specialized function…
Body Systems - Structure and Function
Function - protection, sensation, temp…
Function - protection, support, moveme…
Function - movement, posture, heat pro…
Function - control other systems, regu…
Integumentary System
Skeletal system
Muscular system
Nervous system
Function - protection, sensation, temp…
Integumentary System
Function - protection, support, moveme…
Skeletal system
142 terms
Structure/Function of body systems
A layer of connective that sheaths (co…
yes
epimysium, ... perimusium, ... fascicles, ... e…
periosteum of bone
Epimysium
Is epimsium continuous across the tendons?
Give the layers of the motor unit from outside to inside
Tendon attachments
A layer of connective that sheaths (co…
Epimysium
yes
Is epimsium continuous across the tendons?
Body Structure and Functions
Integumentary System
Nervous System
Circulatory System
Respiratory System
referred to as the skin, largest system: epithelial, connecti…
controls, directs, and coordinates body functions ... Two main d…
made of the blood, heart and blood vessels
responsible for bringing oxygen to the lungs and removing car…
Integumentary System
referred to as the skin, largest system: epithelial, connecti…
Nervous System
controls, directs, and coordinates body functions ... Two main d…
Body Structure and Functions
Integumentary System
Nervous System
Circulatory System
Respiratory System
referred to as the skin, largest system: epithelial, connecti…
controls, directs, and coordinates body functions ... Two main d…
made of the blood, heart and blood vessels
responsible for bringing oxygen to the lungs and removing car…
Integumentary System
referred to as the skin, largest system: epithelial, connecti…
Nervous System
controls, directs, and coordinates body functions ... Two main d…
Structure and Function of the Body
Cells
Homeostasis
Transverse
System
The main complex units that make up the body
The body's continuous ability to respond to changes in the en…
The plane that divides superior from inferior
An organization of varying numbers and kinds of organs arrang…
Cells
The main complex units that make up the body
Homeostasis
The body's continuous ability to respond to changes in the en…
134 terms
Structure and Function of the Human Body
anatomy
physiology
levels of organization
negative feedback
the study of body structure
the study of how the human body functions
chemicals, cell, tissue, organ (stomach), organ system(digest…
a control system based on information returning to a source
anatomy
the study of body structure
physiology
the study of how the human body functions
Structure and Function of the Body
Anatomy
physiology
pathophysiology
supine
the structure of the body
the study of the function of the body
the study of the disease processes and how it affects the bod…
lying facing upward
Anatomy
the structure of the body
physiology
the study of the function of the body
Structure and Function of the Human Body
The branch of science that studies str…
The branch of science that studies fun…
The basic unit of life
One or more tissues joined together to…
Anatomy
Physiology
Cells
Organs
The branch of science that studies str…
Anatomy
The branch of science that studies fun…
Physiology
Structure and Function of the Human Body
Factors that influence or can lead to…
Major body cavities are:
Proximal
Distal
Age, Environmental influences, and Genetics
Dorsal and Ventral
Nearest to the trunk of point of origin
Away from the trunk or point of origin
Factors that influence or can lead to…
Age, Environmental influences, and Genetics
Major body cavities are:
Dorsal and Ventral
Structure and Function of the Body Review
Anatomy
Physiology
Pathology
Cranial Cavity
the study of structure, is derived from the Greek word meanin…
the study of the function of an organism and its parts
study of disease
part of the dorsal cavity containing the brain
Anatomy
the study of structure, is derived from the Greek word meanin…
Physiology
the study of the function of an organism and its parts
Structure and function of the body
Frontal (coronal) plane
Sagittal plane
Midsagittal plane
Transverse plane
Lengthwise plane that divides a structure into anterior and p…
Lengthwise plane running from side to side and divides body p…
Divides the body into two equal halves
Horizontal or crosswise plane that divides body parts into up…
Frontal (coronal) plane
Lengthwise plane that divides a structure into anterior and p…
Sagittal plane
Lengthwise plane running from side to side and divides body p…
24 terms
Structure and function of the human body
The study of the structure of living t…
The study of the ways living things fu…
The disordered physiological processes…
The ability of the body or a cell to s…
Anatomy
Physiology
Pathophysiology
Homeostasis
The study of the structure of living t…
Anatomy
The study of the ways living things fu…
Physiology
Structure and function of the body
anatomy
physiology
pathophysiology
4 levels of organization of the body
the study of structure of an organism and the relationship of…
study of the function of living organism and their parts
the study of how normal physiological processes are altered b…
-Chemical... -Cellular... -Tissue... -Organs
anatomy
the study of structure of an organism and the relationship of…
physiology
study of the function of living organism and their parts
Structure and function of the body
Frontal
Transverse
Sagittal
Organization Leves
Section cuts the body or any of its parts into front and back…
Section cuts the body or any of its parts into upper and lowe…
Sections cuts the body or any of its parts into left and righ…
Atom ,cells , tissues ,organ and systems
Frontal
Section cuts the body or any of its parts into front and back…
Transverse
Section cuts the body or any of its parts into upper and lowe…
21 terms
Structure and Function of the Body
Muscle Tissue
Nervous Tissue
Connective Tissue
Epithelial Tissue
contracts or shortens to make the body move
Carries electrical messages back and forth between the brain…
Provides support for the body and connects all of its parts (…
Covers the surface of the body, inside and out. it protects d…
Muscle Tissue
contracts or shortens to make the body move
Nervous Tissue
Carries electrical messages back and forth between the brain…
53 terms
Body Structures & Functions - Chapter one
Gross anatomy
Microscopic anatomy
Developmental anatomy
Comparative anatomy
Can be seen by the naked eye.
is seen by the microscope.
is the study of the body from its beginning and through its l…
compares human anatomy with animal anatomy.
Gross anatomy
Can be seen by the naked eye.
Microscopic anatomy
is seen by the microscope.
95 terms
Structure and Function of the Human Body
Diaphragm
Asponeursoes
Perineum
Levator Ani
Dome shaped muscle that forms the portion between the thoraci…
Connective tissue extensions of the abdominal and pelvis.
Has its own diaphragm shaped like a shallow dish
One of the principle muscles of the pelvic diaphragm that act…
Diaphragm
Dome shaped muscle that forms the portion between the thoraci…
Asponeursoes
Connective tissue extensions of the abdominal and pelvis.
32 terms
Structure and Function of the Body Terms
Anatomy
Physiology
Atrophy
Prone
Study of the structure of an organism and the relationships o…
Study of the functions of living organisms and their parts.
To waste away, to degenerate
Position of the body when it's not in anatomical position.
Anatomy
Study of the structure of an organism and the relationships o…
Physiology
Study of the functions of living organisms and their parts.
77 terms
Structure and Function of the Human Body
anatomy
physiology
pathophysiology
prognosis
The study of body structure
Study of function
The study of how normal physiologic processes are affected by…
A forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease or…
anatomy
The study of body structure
physiology
Study of function
Structural Function of the body
abdominopelvic cavity
abdominopelvic quadrants (4)
abdominopelvic regions (9)
anatomical position
single cavity containing the abdominal and pelvic organs
Right upper quadrant, Left upper quadrant, Right lower quadra…
Right Hypochondriac Region, Epigastric Region, Left Hypochond…
the reference position for the body, which gives meaning to d…
abdominopelvic cavity
single cavity containing the abdominal and pelvic organs
abdominopelvic quadrants (4)
Right upper quadrant, Left upper quadrant, Right lower quadra…
Body Structure & Function
artery
capillary
cell
digestion
a blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
a tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen, and other substances pass…
basic unit of body structure
process that breaks down food physical and chemically so that…
artery
a blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
capillary
a tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen, and other substances pass…
23 terms
Chapter 9 Body Structure and Function
Artery
Capillary
Cell
Digestion
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
A tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen, and other substances pass…
The basic unit of body structure
The process of physically and chemically breaking down food s…
Artery
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
Capillary
A tiny blood vessel; food, oxygen, and other substances pass…
25 terms
body systems structure and function
arteries
veins
atrium
ventricle
move blood away from the heart
move blood toward the heart
upper chamber of the heart
lower chamber of the heart
arteries
move blood away from the heart
veins
move blood toward the heart
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