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18 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System
Nervous System
Brain
Spinal Cord
Neuron
Controls the actions and reactions of the body in response to…
The body's central command organ.
Bundle of nerves allowing the brain to communicate with the r…
A cell that moves messages in the form of fast-moving electri…
Nervous System
Controls the actions and reactions of the body in response to…
Brain
The body's central command organ.
The Nervous and Endocrine system
Endocrine system
Diabetes
Insulin
Response
A body system that controls the body's growth and hormones
When a person cannot create enough insulin and the glucose (s…
A hormone made from the pancreas that allows the body to use…
A reaction to something
Endocrine system
A body system that controls the body's growth and hormones
Diabetes
When a person cannot create enough insulin and the glucose (s…
Nervous & Endocrine System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Nervous System
Endocrine System
Brain and spinal cord, interprets messages from other nerves…
Connects brain and spinal cord to rest of body
Controls thoughts, movements, simple life process
Controls growth, development, responses to enviroment
Central Nervous System
Brain and spinal cord, interprets messages from other nerves…
Peripheral Nervous System
Connects brain and spinal cord to rest of body
26 terms
Nervous, Excretory, and Endocrine system
Excretory System overall function
Kidney
Ureters
Bladder
Removes waste from blood, then sends blood back out
Blood comes in through the renal vein, and goes out through t…
Long tubes that take the waste from the kidney to the bladder.
The bladder is where all the waste is store until it is full.
Excretory System overall function
Removes waste from blood, then sends blood back out
Kidney
Blood comes in through the renal vein, and goes out through t…
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
37 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System Regulation
cell to cell
nervous system
endocrine system
react changes
what type of communication do multi-celled organisms need in…
this system sends fast,short electrical messages to specific…
this system sends slow, sustained chemical messages in the bl…
to maintain homeostasis, an organism has to ______ to any ext…
cell to cell
what type of communication do multi-celled organisms need in…
nervous system
this system sends fast,short electrical messages to specific…
35 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System
Growth Hormone
Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone
Adrenocorticotropic
Prolactin
Controls growth
Stimulates thyroid gland
Stimulates adrenal gland
promotes milk production
Growth Hormone
Controls growth
Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone
Stimulates thyroid gland
22 terms
Nervous System and Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Nervous System
What are the fundamental functions of…
What are the three universal propertie…
Controls internal coordination
Controls internal communication
1. Receive information about changes in the body and its exte…
1. Excitability (Irritability)- response to the stimuli... 2. Co…
Endocrine System
Controls internal coordination
Nervous System
Controls internal communication
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
Nervous Regulation and Endocrine system
the nervous system makes us aware of o…
the nervous system maintains homeostas…
receptors are specialized nerve cells…
simulus or stimuli: any factor that ca…
external environment
the endocrine (hormone) system
stimuli
response
the nervous system makes us aware of o…
external environment
the nervous system maintains homeostas…
the endocrine (hormone) system
nervous and endocrine system
nervous system
Central Nervous System
brain
spinal cord
carries messages throughout the body and helps you react
brain and spinal cord
cerebrum, cerebellum, and medulla
thick nerve that controls reflex action
nervous system
carries messages throughout the body and helps you react
Central Nervous System
brain and spinal cord
10 terms
The nervous and endocrine system
the endocrine system ^
the nervous system *
The Pituitary gland ^
Neurones *
The Endocrine System collection of glands that produce hormon…
The nervous system is a communication system that controls al…
Although it is no bigger than a pea, the pituitary gland, loc…
the nervous system us made up of trillions of nerve cells or…
the endocrine system ^
The Endocrine System collection of glands that produce hormon…
the nervous system *
The nervous system is a communication system that controls al…
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
21 terms
Nervous system and endocrine system
Pineal
Hypothalamus
Pituitary
Thyroid
secretes Melatonin which regulates sleep-wake cycle
part of the CNS controls the pituitary gland
Is considered the "master gland" that secretes growth hormone…
secretes thyroxin which regulates metabolism
Pineal
secretes Melatonin which regulates sleep-wake cycle
Hypothalamus
part of the CNS controls the pituitary gland
28 terms
Nervous and Endocrine system
Pancreas
Parathyroid
Adrenal
Thyroid
produces insulin, which regulates blood sugar levels
controls the amount of calcium in your blood
controls metabolism, blood sugar, salt/water balance, "fight…
regulates the rate of metabolism (chemical reactions) in your…
Pancreas
produces insulin, which regulates blood sugar levels
Parathyroid
controls the amount of calcium in your blood
12 terms
The Nervous System and the Endocrine System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Spinal Reflex
Peripheral Nervous System
complex and organized communication network. 2 main divisions…
division of the nervous system consisting of the brain and sp…
automatic reflex behavior that's processed by spinal cord bef…
division of the nervous system that includes all the nerves l…
Nervous System
complex and organized communication network. 2 main divisions…
Central Nervous System
division of the nervous system consisting of the brain and sp…
20 terms
The Nervous System & The Endocrine System
Nervous System
Neuron
Action Potential
Refractory Period
The electrochemical communication system of the body... Sends m…
Neurons perform three basic tasks ... - Receive information ... - C…
A neural impulse... A brief electrical charge that travels down…
The "recharging phase" during which a neuron, after firing, c…
Nervous System
The electrochemical communication system of the body... Sends m…
Neuron
Neurons perform three basic tasks ... - Receive information ... - C…
26 terms
Nervous system and Endocrine systems
Central Nervous Systems
Peripheral Nervous System
Neurons
Dendrites
Control, coordinating center of the body... Spine- Reflexes... Brai…
All parts of the nervous system outside the brain and spinal…
Nerve cells, communicates with other neurons... Dendrites, axon…
carry impulses to the cell body
Central Nervous Systems
Control, coordinating center of the body... Spine- Reflexes... Brai…
Peripheral Nervous System
All parts of the nervous system outside the brain and spinal…
21 terms
Nervous, Endocrine, and Immune System
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
parts of a neuron
dendrites
made up of the brain and spinal cord... multipolar neurons are f…
consists of the nerves and ganglia outside of the brain and s…
receive signals
central nervous system
made up of the brain and spinal cord... multipolar neurons are f…
peripheral nervous system
consists of the nerves and ganglia outside of the brain and s…
30 terms
The Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Neuron
Soma
Dendrites
Axon
The basic building block of the nervous system; there are ove…
The cell body of a neuron
Part of the neuron that receives messages from other cells
Part of the neuron that transmits electrical impulses from th…
Neuron
The basic building block of the nervous system; there are ove…
Soma
The cell body of a neuron
The Nervous system and Endocrine system
Nervous system
Nerves
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
The primary internal communication network of the body divide…
Bundles of neuron axons that carry information in the periphe…
The division of the nervous system that consists of the brain…
The division of the nervous system that includes all the nerv…
Nervous system
The primary internal communication network of the body divide…
Nerves
Bundles of neuron axons that carry information in the periphe…
24 terms
The Nervous System and The Endocrine System
Neurotransmitter
Neuron
Action potential
Serotonin
A chemical messenger that travels across the synapse from one…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
A neural impulse; a brief electrical charge that travels down…
A neurotransmitter that affects hunger, sleep arousal and mood
Neurotransmitter
A chemical messenger that travels across the synapse from one…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
19 terms
Endocrine & Nervous System
Brain
cerebrum
cerebellum
medulla
large mass of neutrons
sensory impulses recieved & interpreted; thinking, memory; ma…
coordinates motor activites; maintain balance
regulates automatically, involuntary activites; breathing, he…
Brain
large mass of neutrons
cerebrum
sensory impulses recieved & interpreted; thinking, memory; ma…
12 terms
The Nervous System and Endocrine System
Sympathetic nervous system
Ovaries
Parasympathetic nervous system
Pituitary gland
Autonomic; fight or flight
Female sex organ that produces estrogen
Autonomic; homeostasis
Master gland; controls endocrine system and secretion of horm…
Sympathetic nervous system
Autonomic; fight or flight
Ovaries
Female sex organ that produces estrogen
35 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Brain
Cerebrum
This systems controls and coordinates all of your body's move…
This is made up of your brain and your spinal cord.
It has three distinct parts and is the control centers for yo…
The center for your thoughts and voluntary actions in your br…
Nervous System
This systems controls and coordinates all of your body's move…
Central Nervous System
This is made up of your brain and your spinal cord.
15 terms
The nervous system and the Endocrine system
Central nervous system
Spinal cord
Reflex
Sensory( afferent) neurons
The part of the nervous system that includes the brain and sp…
A bundle of neurons that leaves the brain and runs down the l…
An automatic, involuntary response to an incoming stimulus
Neurons that transmit information from the perimeter of the b…
Central nervous system
The part of the nervous system that includes the brain and sp…
Spinal cord
A bundle of neurons that leaves the brain and runs down the l…
The nervous system and the endocrine system
Nervous system
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Glands and hormones
Specialised network of cells in body, primary internal commun…
Origins of complex commands and decisions... Brain = centre of c…
Transmits messages via neurons to and from CNS... Automatic sys…
1. Endocrine system also controls vital functions in the body…
Nervous system
Specialised network of cells in body, primary internal commun…
Central nervous system
Origins of complex commands and decisions... Brain = centre of c…
41 terms
Endocrine and Nervous System
What parts of the body make up the ner…
What is a neuron?
What are the three parts of the neuron?
What does a dendrite do?
brain, spinal cord, nerves
cell that carries nerve impulse information
dendrites, cell body, axon
delivers impulses to the cell body
What parts of the body make up the ner…
brain, spinal cord, nerves
What is a neuron?
cell that carries nerve impulse information
the nervous system and endocrine system
cerebral cortex
hind brain
mid brain
forebrain
fore brain. let's us know we are alive.
the old brain. essential for basic life. includes the medulla…
makes life interesting. Freuds four f's. Hippo in a HAT. incl…
new brain. deals with the lobes. includes occipital parietal…
cerebral cortex
fore brain. let's us know we are alive.
hind brain
the old brain. essential for basic life. includes the medulla…
37 terms
science nervous and endocrine system
what are the jobs of the nervos system?
response
neuron
nerve impulse
recives info from inside and outside of the body. Also direct…
what your body does in reaction to a stimulus
cells that carry information through your nervous system
the structure of the neuron is able to make its neuron impulse
what are the jobs of the nervos system?
recives info from inside and outside of the body. Also direct…
response
what your body does in reaction to a stimulus
52 terms
Endocrine and nervous System
What four lobes is the cerebrum made u…
What does the frontal lobe control?
What does the parietal lobe control?
What does the temporal lobe control?
- Frontal... - Parietal... - Temporal... - Occipital
Consciousness, Long term memory, higher level thinking,moveme…
Sensory
hearing and language
What four lobes is the cerebrum made u…
- Frontal... - Parietal... - Temporal... - Occipital
What does the frontal lobe control?
Consciousness, Long term memory, higher level thinking,moveme…
Terms for (Urinary, Female, male, endocrine, nervous system)
Paresis
Plegia
Phasia
Myel/o
Partial paralysis, weakness
Paralysis
Speech
Spinal cord (also bone marrow)
Paresis
Partial paralysis, weakness
Plegia
Paralysis
76 terms
Biology Nervous and Endocrine System
PNS
CNS
effector
sensory neurons
Stimulus and response, responsible for getting into and out o…
central nervous system, attached to brain and spine
muscle at end of output
convey signals from sensory receptors to CNS. made of a cell…
PNS
Stimulus and response, responsible for getting into and out o…
CNS
central nervous system, attached to brain and spine
The Nervous System and Endocrine System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
2 parts of the peripheral nervous system
Autonomic Nervous System
brain and spine
connects central nervous system to the rest of the body
autonomic nervous system and somatic nervous system
automatic, involuntary
Central Nervous System
brain and spine
Peripheral Nervous System
connects central nervous system to the rest of the body
Nervous System and Endocrine System
Regulation
Nerve Regulation
Stimulus
Receptors
life process by which cells and organisms respond to internal…
Three Parts: ... 1. Stimulus... 2. Impulse... 3. Response
- specific change in the environment that affects the nervous…
receive messages
Regulation
life process by which cells and organisms respond to internal…
Nerve Regulation
Three Parts: ... 1. Stimulus... 2. Impulse... 3. Response
11 terms
Nervous System and Endocrine System
Somatic Nervous System
Autonomic nervous system
Sympathetic nervous system
Parasympathetic nervous system
sensory pathway, motor pathway,
controls organs and involuntary muscles, and other automatic…
reacts to stressful events, fight or flight
restores body to normal functioning
Somatic Nervous System
sensory pathway, motor pathway,
Autonomic nervous system
controls organs and involuntary muscles, and other automatic…
19 terms
Endocrine System and Nervous System
How does the Endocrine System transmit…
How does the Nervous System transmits…
Where are the messages transmitted in…
Where are the messages transmitted in…
messages transmitted in the form of chemicals (hormones)
messages transmitted in the form of electrical impulses
messages transmitted through the blood stream
messages transmitted along neurons through the nervous system
How does the Endocrine System transmit…
messages transmitted in the form of chemicals (hormones)
How does the Nervous System transmits…
messages transmitted in the form of electrical impulses
31 terms
Nervous system and Endocrine system
pituitary(Anterior)
Pituitary(Posterior)
Thyroid
Parathyroid
-Thyroid Stimulating Hormone... -Growth Hormone... -Follicle stimul…
-Oxytocin ... -Anti-diuretic hormone
-Thyroxine ... -Calcitonin
-Parathyroid
pituitary(Anterior)
-Thyroid Stimulating Hormone... -Growth Hormone... -Follicle stimul…
Pituitary(Posterior)
-Oxytocin ... -Anti-diuretic hormone
56 terms
Nervous System/ Endocrine System
Anatomy of a nerve:
How many pair of Cranial nerves are th…
Where do the first four cranial nerves…
What is cranial nerve #1?
-Fasciculi (bundled nerve fibers)... -Epineurium (Connective Ner…
12 pair
in the Pons
Olfactory (Smell)
Anatomy of a nerve:
-Fasciculi (bundled nerve fibers)... -Epineurium (Connective Ner…
How many pair of Cranial nerves are th…
12 pair
Med Terms Quiz 7: Endocrine and Nervous System
Endocrine
Exocrine
Hypothalamus
Releasing factors, stimulates pituitar…
releases substances (hormones) into bloodstream
releases substances to outside of body or into intestines. Ie…
"control center" for pituitary gland.
What does the hypothalamus release and what do they do?
Endocrine
releases substances (hormones) into bloodstream
Exocrine
releases substances to outside of body or into intestines. Ie…
The Nervous System and Endocrine System
Nervous System functions...
Structure
Peripheral System
Cerebral Cortex
Coordinates bodys responses to internal/external changes
Central Nervous system (spinal cord/brain) : Peripheral Nervo…
Sensory pathways, motor pathways ----> somatic (voluntary) an…
higher level thinking (regions/lobes) are specialized for dif…
Nervous System functions...
Coordinates bodys responses to internal/external changes
Structure
Central Nervous system (spinal cord/brain) : Peripheral Nervo…
The Nervous System and Endocrine System
Nervous System
Brain
Spinal cord
Neuron
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve im…
an organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of ver…
the cylindrical bundle of nerve fibers and associated tissue…
a specialized cell transmitting nerve impulses; a nerve cell.
Nervous System
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve im…
Brain
an organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of ver…
11 terms
Nervous System and The Endocrine System
Central Nervous System
Spinal Cord
Peripheral Nervous System
Neurons
Consists of the brain and spinal cord
Nerves that run up and down the length of the back and transm…
Nerves branching out from the spinal cord
The long, thin cells of nerve tissue along which messages tra…
Central Nervous System
Consists of the brain and spinal cord
Spinal Cord
Nerves that run up and down the length of the back and transm…
18 terms
The Nervous System and Endocrine System
Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Nerves
Somatic Nervous System
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
bundled axons that form neural "cables" connecting the centra…
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls v…
Nervous System
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
Peripheral Nervous System
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Nervous & Endocrine System
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
neuron
cell body
the brain and spinal cord
all parts of the nervous system except the brain and spinal c…
a nerve cell that is specialized to receive and conduct elect…
the large region in the center of a neuron
central nervous system
the brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
all parts of the nervous system except the brain and spinal c…
Nervous System and Endocrine System
Why is Homeostasis Important?
Negative Feedback
Positive Feedback
Function of Nervous System
Because it makes sure that the body remains constant, so we s…
counteracts change or changes it the opposite direction to co…
increases or promotes change, or moves farther away from home…
communication, coordination of homeostasis
Why is Homeostasis Important?
Because it makes sure that the body remains constant, so we s…
Negative Feedback
counteracts change or changes it the opposite direction to co…
11 terms
The nervous system and endocrine system
Axon
Cerebellum
Cerebrum
Cornea
The fiber on neurons that carries messages a way from the cell.
The part of the brain that controls and coordination.
The part of the brain that controls, voluntary muscle movemen…
The clear, curved, covering on the outer surface of the eye.
Axon
The fiber on neurons that carries messages a way from the cell.
Cerebellum
The part of the brain that controls and coordination.
51 terms
The Nervous System and Endocrine System
Nervous System and Endocrine System
Neurotransmitters
Nervous System
Endocrine System
The two major regulatory systems of the body. Both specialize…
Stimuli received by the nervous system are processed rapidly…
Controls homeostasis through nerve impulses (action potential…
Releases it messenger molecules, called hormones into the blo…
Nervous System and Endocrine System
The two major regulatory systems of the body. Both specialize…
Neurotransmitters
Stimuli received by the nervous system are processed rapidly…
35 terms
Nervous & Endocrine Systems Vocabulary
neuron
axon
synapse
neurotransmitter
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
A threadlike extension of a neuron that carries nerve impulse…
A junction where information is transmitted from one neuron t…
Chemical messengers that cross the synaptic gaps between neur…
neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
axon
A threadlike extension of a neuron that carries nerve impulse…
114 terms
Endocrine System, Female reproductive, Male Reproductive Terms, The Nervous System !, nervous system , eye , ear
hypothalamus
thyroid
adrenals
thymus
limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperatu…
secretes thyroxin, controls metabolic rate
located just above the kidneys; produces hormone that regulat…
produces cells for immune system
hypothalamus
limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperatu…
thyroid
secretes thyroxin, controls metabolic rate
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