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55 terms
Terms- Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Adrenal/o
Adren/o
Calc/o
Cerebr/o
Adrenal gland
Adrenal gland
Calcium
Cerebrum (brain)
Adrenal/o
Adrenal gland
Adren/o
Adrenal gland
52 terms
Nervous system and endocrine system
sensory division
motor division
two divisions of the peripheral nervou…
somatic nervous system
carries sensory information from the body to the central nerv…
carries nerve impulses from the central nervous system to the…
Sensory division and the motor division
controls voluntary activities nerves are connected to skeleta…
sensory division
carries sensory information from the body to the central nerv…
motor division
carries nerve impulses from the central nervous system to the…
Endocrine and Nervous System Terms
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Neuron
Sensory Neuron
Brain and Spinal Cord
Cranial and Spinal Nerves
Basic functioning cell of the nervous system
Carry nerve impulse to CNS
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Brain and Spinal Cord
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Cranial and Spinal Nerves
22 terms
Nervous/Endocrine System Terms
Neurons
Glial Cells
Central NS
Peripheral NS
Building blocks of the nervous system. Specialized to receive…
Bind the neurons together and will also provide an insulating…
Brain: body's command central. Coordinates our body's functio…
Everything not in the Central NS
Neurons
Building blocks of the nervous system. Specialized to receive…
Glial Cells
Bind the neurons together and will also provide an insulating…
54 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System Terms
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
neuron
associative neuron
Consists of the brain and the spinal cord
nerves that originate from the spinal cord
basic functioning unit of the nervous system
carries nerve impulses from one neuron to another
Central Nervous System
Consists of the brain and the spinal cord
Peripheral Nervous System
nerves that originate from the spinal cord
34 terms
Nervous system/ Endocrine system
Nervous System
Central nervous system
Brain
Cerebrum
controls and coordinates your body's activities and helps you…
made up of your brain and spinal cord
the Brain has three distinct parts. Each of these parts has a…
is the center of thoughts and voluntary actions.
Nervous System
controls and coordinates your body's activities and helps you…
Central nervous system
made up of your brain and spinal cord
28 terms
Nervous & Endocrine Systems
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
Interneurons
Central Nervous System
carry nerve impulses to the brain and spinal cord
carry nerve impulse away from the brain and spinal cord
nerve cells found in the brain and spinal cord
the brain and spinal cord
Sensory Neurons
carry nerve impulses to the brain and spinal cord
Motor Neurons
carry nerve impulse away from the brain and spinal cord
35 terms
Regulation (Nervous & Endocrine Systems)
Nervous System
Nervous Control
Endocrine System
Chemical Control
Fast, short lived response. Electrical impulses sent over neu…
The nervous systems ability to regulate our responses to stim…
Slow, long lived response. Chemical messages sent via the blo…
The endocrine systems ability to regulate our response to sti…
Nervous System
Fast, short lived response. Electrical impulses sent over neu…
Nervous Control
The nervous systems ability to regulate our responses to stim…
39 terms
Human Nervous System & Endocrine System
Homeostasis
Regulation
Communication
Multicellular
Normal, constant, internal balanced state (environment) of an…
Control, Life function that provides information to an organs…
cells in a multicellular organism must send and receive messa…
made of more than one (many) cells
Homeostasis
Normal, constant, internal balanced state (environment) of an…
Regulation
Control, Life function that provides information to an organs…
27 terms
The Nervous and Endocrine System
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Neurons
Stimulus
Part of the nervous system made up of the brain and spinal co…
Part of the nervous system that consists of all of the nerves…
Nerve cells. They carry electrical messages from one area of…
A sensation felt by sensory receptors (sound, light, pain, te…
Central nervous system
Part of the nervous system made up of the brain and spinal co…
Peripheral nervous system
Part of the nervous system that consists of all of the nerves…
15 terms
Nervous system/ Endocrine system
Hormones
Glands
Pituitary
Thyroid
chemical messengers of the Endocrine system. Released directl…
sensory organ which secretes into blood or cavity or onto a s…
* releases hormones that control other glands ... * releases gro…
* regulates metabolism... * causes bones to store calcium
Hormones
chemical messengers of the Endocrine system. Released directl…
Glands
sensory organ which secretes into blood or cavity or onto a s…
16 terms
The Nervous System Endocrine System
The Nervous System
Neural Networks
Spinal Cord
Automatic Nervous System
Central Nervous System- brain spinal cord... Peripheral Nervous…
*Brain has to organize neurons into work group,highways
*Receives messages from the peripheral nervous system and rel…
Sympathetic- nervous system arouses and expends energy when y…
The Nervous System
Central Nervous System- brain spinal cord... Peripheral Nervous…
Neural Networks
*Brain has to organize neurons into work group,highways
16 terms
Nervous System & Endocrine System
Axon
Brain
Central Nervous System
Cones
a long cell fiber in the nervous system that transfers inter…
The mass of nerve tissue that is the main organ of the nervou…
A collection of organs that processes all incoming and outgoi…
photo receptors that can detect bright light and help you see…
Axon
a long cell fiber in the nervous system that transfers inter…
Brain
The mass of nerve tissue that is the main organ of the nervou…
17 terms
MedTerm: Endocrine and Nervous Systems
aden/o... adren/o
adrenal/o
calc/o
hypo-
gland
adrenal glands
calcium
under, below, deficient
aden/o... adren/o
gland
adrenal/o
adrenal glands
60 terms
Med Term: Endocrine and Nervous Systems
Aden/o
Adren/o, adrenal/o
calc/o
gluc/o glyc/o
gland
adrenal glands
calcium
sugar and sweetness
Aden/o
gland
Adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands
MED TERM-Endocrine & Nervous Systems
aden/o
adren/o
gluc/o
glyc/o
gland
gland
sugar, sweetness
sugar, sweetness
aden/o
gland
adren/o
gland
44 terms
endocrine system & nervous system
TSH
pineal gland
FSH
prostaglandins
hormone involved in thyroxine levels
gland that regulates to biological rythmes
hormone that helps follicles (eggs) develop
local hormone that lowers blood pressure
TSH
hormone involved in thyroxine levels
pineal gland
gland that regulates to biological rythmes
71 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System Key Terms
adrenal/o
calc/o
cerebr/o
-tonia
adrenal glands
calcium
cerebrum
muscle tension
adrenal/o
adrenal glands
calc/o
calcium
34 terms
Nervous System & Endocrine System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Brain
Cerebrum
Controls and coordinates your body's activities and helps you…
The brain and spinal cord make up this.
An organ that serves as the center of the nervous system
The control center of your thoughts and voluntary actions.
Nervous System
Controls and coordinates your body's activities and helps you…
Central Nervous System
The brain and spinal cord make up this.
42 terms
Psych nervous & endocrine systems terms
Phrenology
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
an ill-fated theory that claimed bumps on the skull could rev…
Branch of psychology concerned with links between biology and…
Nerve Cell. basic building block of nervous system
Neurons that carry information from sensory receptors to brai…
Phrenology
an ill-fated theory that claimed bumps on the skull could rev…
Biological Psychology
Branch of psychology concerned with links between biology and…
34 terms
Nervous System and Endocrine System
cAMP hormones
PIP hormones
hypothalamus hormones
anterior pituitary hormones
catecholamine, ACTH, FSH, LH, glucagon, PTH, TSH, calcetonin
catecholamine, TRH, ADH, GnRH, oxytocin
CRH, oxytocin, ADH
FSH, LH, ACTH, TSH, prolactin, GH
cAMP hormones
catecholamine, ACTH, FSH, LH, glucagon, PTH, TSH, calcetonin
PIP hormones
catecholamine, TRH, ADH, GnRH, oxytocin
44 terms
Nervous System and Endocrine System
The function of blood brain barrier
Three "seeing/vision" nuclei that occu…
The second largest region of the brain…
The sheet of Dura Mater that separates…
Help protect the central nervous system
Superior colliculi, motor nucleus for oculomotor nerve, and m…
Cerebellum
Falx Cerebri
The function of blood brain barrier
Help protect the central nervous system
Three "seeing/vision" nuclei that occu…
Superior colliculi, motor nucleus for oculomotor nerve, and m…
15 terms
Nervous and endocrine system, Med Term
Cerebr/o
Encephal/o
Mening/o... Meningi/o
Gli/o
Cerebrum
Brain
Membranes covering the brain and spinal cord
Glue neurological tissue
Cerebr/o
Cerebrum
Encephal/o
Brain
17 terms
Nervous System & Endocrine System
reflex
cerebellum
concussion
brain stem
Automatic response that occurs very rapidly and without consc…
Part of the brain that helps maintain balance
A bruise-like injury of the brain
Part of the brain that controls breathing and heartbeat (invo…
reflex
Automatic response that occurs very rapidly and without consc…
cerebellum
Part of the brain that helps maintain balance
19 terms
med terms. Endocrine and Nervous system
acr/o
adren/o
crin/o
-dipsia
extremities
adrenal glands
to secrete
thirst
acr/o
extremities
adren/o
adrenal glands
15 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System Key Terms
Brain
central nervous system
cerebrum
medulla
organ of soft nervous tissue, the center of sensation/intulec…
brain and spinal cord
largest and highest section of the brain, responsible for: re…
lowest part of brain stem, connects to spinal cord, responsib…
Brain
organ of soft nervous tissue, the center of sensation/intulec…
central nervous system
brain and spinal cord
25 terms
Endocrine & Nervous System Med Term
aden/oma
adren/al
adrenal/ectomy
hypo/calc/emia
tumor composed of glandular tissue
pertaining to the adrenal glands
excision of adrenal glands
deficiency of calcium in blood
aden/oma
tumor composed of glandular tissue
adren/al
pertaining to the adrenal glands
27 terms
Nervous System and Endocrine System
dendrite
cell body
axon
axon terminals
neuron branch which detects stimuli
body of the neuron where normal metabolic activities occur
longest branch covered by a myelin sheath (which provides ele…
longest branch covered by a myelin sheath (which provides ele…
dendrite
neuron branch which detects stimuli
cell body
body of the neuron where normal metabolic activities occur
34 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System Key Terms
Autonomic Nervous System
Brain
central nervous system
cerebellum
the part of the nervous system responisble for control of the…
organ of soft nervous tissue, the center of sensation/intulec…
brain and spinal cord
coordinate and regualte muscular activity, back of brain
Autonomic Nervous System
the part of the nervous system responisble for control of the…
Brain
organ of soft nervous tissue, the center of sensation/intulec…
58 terms
Endocrine/Nervous system Med terms
Aden/o
Adren/o
Adenoma
Adrenal/o
gland
gland
tumor composed of glandular tissue
Adrenal glands
Aden/o
gland
Adren/o
gland
100 terms
Endocrine system and Nervous system
Hormones control several major processes
Effects Caused by Hormones
The Chemistry of Hormones
Steroids
Reproduction, Growth and development, Mobilization, homeostas…
Changes in plasma membrane permeability or electrical state,…
Amino acid-based hormones which are water soluble, Proteins,…
Made from cholesterol which are lipid soluble, Includes hormo…
Hormones control several major processes
Reproduction, Growth and development, Mobilization, homeostas…
Effects Caused by Hormones
Changes in plasma membrane permeability or electrical state,…
86 terms
Med Terms (Endocrine/ Nervous System)
Endocrine
Exocrine
Hypothalamus
Hypothalamus produces
release substances into bloodstream
releases substances to outside of body or into intestines
control center for pituitary gland
releasing factors that stimulate pituitary to produce hormones
Endocrine
release substances into bloodstream
Exocrine
releases substances to outside of body or into intestines
36 terms
Nervous System and Endocrine System
Nervous System
Neurons
Synapse
receptors
Controls and coordinats body functions and responds to intern…
nerve cells that carry an electrical impulse
gap between neurons
nerve endings that detect various stimuli
Nervous System
Controls and coordinats body functions and responds to intern…
Neurons
nerve cells that carry an electrical impulse
36 terms
Endocrine and Nervous system med term
Acr/o
Aden/o
Adren/o... Adrenal/o
Astr/o
Exremity
Gland
Adrenal glands
Star
Acr/o
Exremity
Aden/o
Gland
46 terms
nervous system and endocrine system
neurotransmitters
synapse
myelin sheath
nodes of ranvier
chemicals that help the impulse cross the synapse ... ex. adrena…
gap between each neuron
protects and helps speed up impulses
narrow gaps in myelin sheaths between adjacent Schwann cells
neurotransmitters
chemicals that help the impulse cross the synapse ... ex. adrena…
synapse
gap between each neuron
91 terms
Nervous System & Endocrine System
cerebrum
frontal lobe of the cerebrum
parietal lobe of the cerebrum
temporal lobe of the cerebrum
cerebrum
frontal lobe of the cerebrum
69 terms
Nervous, Endocrine and Sensory Systems
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Cranial nerves
Spinal nerves
Brain and Spinal Cord
Made up of cranial and spinal nerves
Carry messages to and from the brain
Carry messages to and from the spinal cord and the body
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Brain and Spinal Cord
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Made up of cranial and spinal nerves
36 terms
Nervous system/ Endocrine system
Nervous System
Central nervous system
Brain
Cerebrum
controls and coordinates your body's activities and helps you…
made up of your brain and spinal cord
the Brain has three distinct parts. Each of these parts has a…
is the center of thoughts and voluntary actions.
Nervous System
controls and coordinates your body's activities and helps you…
Central nervous system
made up of your brain and spinal cord
100 terms
Med Term: Endocrine and Nervous System
endocrinology
endocrinologists
neurology
aden/o, adren/o
the medical specialty concerned with diagnosis and treatment…
evaluate the body's overall metabolic function and diagnose a…
the medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatm…
gland
endocrinology
the medical specialty concerned with diagnosis and treatment…
endocrinologists
evaluate the body's overall metabolic function and diagnose a…
54 terms
Endocrine system and nervous system
glands that secrete hormones
deliver messages
exocrine and endocrine
release secretions into ducts out of t…
the endocrine system is made up of what that do what?
what do hormones do throughout the body?
what are the two types of glands?
what do exocrine glands do?
glands that secrete hormones
the endocrine system is made up of what that do what?
deliver messages
what do hormones do throughout the body?
108 terms
Med Terms Endocrine and Nervous System
Aden/o, Adren/o
adrenal/o
calc/o
gluc/o, glyc/o
gland
adrenal glands
calcium
sugar, sweetness
Aden/o, Adren/o
gland
adrenal/o
adrenal glands
13 terms
Nervous System and Endocrine System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Somatic Nervous System
Autonomic Nervous System
Brain and spinal cord
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
A subdivision of the peripheral nervous system. Enables volun…
A subdivision of the peripheral nervous system. Controls invo…
Central Nervous System
Brain and spinal cord
Peripheral Nervous System
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
18 terms
The nervous system and the endocrine system
Nervous system
Central nervous
The spinal cord
Reflexes
The body's Speedy, electrochemical communication Network, con…
The brain and the spinal cord, the bodies decision maker. It…
A two-way information Highway connecting the peripheral nervo…
A simple, automatic response to a sensory stimulus, such a kn…
Nervous system
The body's Speedy, electrochemical communication Network, con…
Central nervous
The brain and the spinal cord, the bodies decision maker. It…
105 terms
Nervous System and Endocrine system
Vagus Nerve of cat
Stellate Ganglion
Thoracic Sympathetic trunk
Sympathetic ganglia or paravertebral g…
attaches to heart
Vagus Nerve of cat
attaches to heart
Stellate Ganglion
24 terms
Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Homeostasis
Stimulus
Response
Function of endocrine system
The body maintaining balance within itself
Environmental change that causes your body to react
Your body's reaction to a stimulus; effect
Maintain homeostasis and control body functions, including gr…
Homeostasis
The body maintaining balance within itself
Stimulus
Environmental change that causes your body to react
34 terms
Endocrine and Nervous Systems
reaction time
endocrine system
nervous system
hormone
the amount of time it takes to respond to a stimulus
consists of a number of ductless glands throughout the body w…
consists of the brain, spinal cord and nerves which run to al…
chemicals messengers secreted by endocrine glands directly in…
reaction time
the amount of time it takes to respond to a stimulus
endocrine system
consists of a number of ductless glands throughout the body w…
20 terms
Endocrine and Nervous System
Nervous System
Impulse
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Function is to control all the body's actions and reactions.
Electrical signals sent by the brain.
Includes the brain and the spinal cord.
Includes the nerves
Nervous System
Function is to control all the body's actions and reactions.
Impulse
Electrical signals sent by the brain.
17 terms
Nervous system and endocrine systems
Nervous system
central nevous system
peripheral nervous system
Dendrites:
recieving sensory information from the body, sending it to th…
brain and spinal cord
all other nerves connected to the central nervous system
recieve nerve impulses (electrical impulse going through cell…
Nervous system
recieving sensory information from the body, sending it to th…
central nevous system
brain and spinal cord
23 terms
Nervous system and endocrine systems
Cell body
Dendrites
Axon
Central nervous system
Maintain part of cell
Cell membrane extensions around the cell body
A long cell membrane extension
Consists of brain and spinal cord
Cell body
Maintain part of cell
Dendrites
Cell membrane extensions around the cell body
19 terms
Nervous system and endocrine systems
Cell body
Dendrites
Axon
Central nervous system
Main part of the cell and contains nucleus
Cell membrane extensions around the cell body
The long cell membrane extension
The brain
Cell body
Main part of the cell and contains nucleus
Dendrites
Cell membrane extensions around the cell body
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