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19 terms
Body Structure and Function & Anatomy and Physiology
Integumentary system
Cutaneous Membrane
Epidermis
dermis
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
outer layer
layer containing the hair follicles nails and glands
Integumentary system
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
Cutaneous Membrane
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
19 terms
Body Structure and Function & Anatomy and Physiology
Integumentary system
Cutaneous Membrane
Epidermis
dermis
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
outer layer
layer containing the hair follicles nails and glands
Integumentary system
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
Cutaneous Membrane
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
19 terms
Body Structure and Function & Anatomy and Physiology
Integumentary system
Cutaneous Membrane
Epidermis
dermis
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
outer layer
layer containing the hair follicles nails and glands
Integumentary system
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
Cutaneous Membrane
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
19 terms
Body Structure and Function & Anatomy and Physiology
Integumentary system
Cutaneous Membrane
Epidermis
dermis
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
outer layer
layer containing the hair follicles nails and glands
Integumentary system
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
Cutaneous Membrane
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
19 terms
Body Structure and Function & Anatomy and Physiology
Integumentary system
Cutaneous Membrane
Epidermis
dermis
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
outer layer
layer containing the hair follicles nails and glands
Integumentary system
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
Cutaneous Membrane
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
19 terms
Body Structure and Function & Anatomy and Physiology
Integumentary system
Cutaneous Membrane
Epidermis
dermis
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
outer layer
layer containing the hair follicles nails and glands
Integumentary system
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
Cutaneous Membrane
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
19 terms
Body Structure and Function & Anatomy and Physiology
Integumentary system
Cutaneous Membrane
Epidermis
dermis
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
outer layer
layer containing the hair follicles nails and glands
Integumentary system
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
Cutaneous Membrane
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
62 terms
Human Physiology: Chapter 1: Structure and Function of the Body
Sagittal plane
Frontal plane
Transverse plane
superior
plane dividing left and right
plane dividing front and back, coronal section
plane dividing upper and lower, cross section
towards the head
Sagittal plane
plane dividing left and right
Frontal plane
plane dividing front and back, coronal section
9 terms
Human Anatomy and Physiology (structure and function of body systems)
Physiology
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Nervous System
Physiology is the study of how the body and its parts work an…
The Skeletal System consists of: bones, cartilage, ligaments…
Muscles of the body have one function - to contract or shorte…
Is the body's fast acting control system. Consists of the Bra…
Physiology
Physiology is the study of how the body and its parts work an…
Skeletal System
The Skeletal System consists of: bones, cartilage, ligaments…
11 terms
Anatomy and Physiology (body systems: structures and functions)
integumentary
skeletal
muscular
nervous
skin, hair, nails... sweat and cebaceous glands... *contain and pro…
bones, joints... *support
muscles... *accomodate movement
nerves, brain, spinal cord... *receive stimuli/initiate responses
integumentary
skin, hair, nails... sweat and cebaceous glands... *contain and pro…
skeletal
bones, joints... *support
8 terms
Body structure and function ch 19. Anatomy and Physiology
Cell
Cilia
Cytoplasm
Electrolyte
Is one of the most basic units of life, and cells are often d…
Small hair-like projections
The substance that fills the cell
The ion is electrically charged and moves to either a negativ…
Cell
Is one of the most basic units of life, and cells are often d…
Cilia
Small hair-like projections
21 Anatomy and Physiology Body structure and function
In the human​ body, each cell contains…
Which of the following is a chemical c…
Which of the following is a genetic di…
________ is the cellular division of r…
Chromosomes
Nucleus
Muscular dystrophy
​.Meiosis
In the human​ body, each cell contains…
Chromosomes
Which of the following is a chemical c…
Nucleus
65 terms
Human Physiology Chapter 1: The Study of Body Function
physiology
scientific method
hypothesis
theory
physis = nature, logos = study; the study of biological funct…
3 shared attributes... 1 - confidence that the natural world, in…
formulated after certain observations regarding the natural w…
if a hypothesis survives testing, it might be incorporated in…
physiology
physis = nature, logos = study; the study of biological funct…
scientific method
3 shared attributes... 1 - confidence that the natural world, in…
20 terms
Human Physiology Chapter 1: The Study of Body Function
homeostasis
negative feedback loop
positive feedback loop
intrinsic regulation
maintaining stable environmental conditions in the body
the feedback loop in which a change leads to a response which…
the feedback loop in which a change leads to a response in th…
the type of regulation in which cells within an organ or glan…
homeostasis
maintaining stable environmental conditions in the body
negative feedback loop
the feedback loop in which a change leads to a response which…
16 terms
Physiology chapter 1: study of body function
homeostasis: negative feedback
positive feedback
intrinsic regulation
extrinsic regulation
opposes or removes signal... -restore normal state... -cant prevent…
increases initiating signal
-within organ... ex: ability of vessels to constrict or dialate
regulation by nervous or endocrine (hormone) systems... -nerve f…
homeostasis: negative feedback
opposes or removes signal... -restore normal state... -cant prevent…
positive feedback
increases initiating signal
21 terms
Physiology Chapter 1: The Study of Body Function
Identify the testable hypothesis.
Neurons function to:
Blood is considered to be a type of __…
Flattened
Chimpanzees prefer bananas over peaches.
conduct impulses... control glands... control muscles
connective
squamous
Identify the testable hypothesis.
Chimpanzees prefer bananas over peaches.
Neurons function to:
conduct impulses... control glands... control muscles
31 terms
Physiology Chapter 1: the study of body function
Define Physiology
Pathophysiology
Comparative Physiology
3 attributes involved in the scientifi…
study of body function
concerned with how physiology processes are altered in diseas…
the physiology of invertebrates and of different vertebrae gr…
-confidence that the natural world is ultimately explainable…
Define Physiology
study of body function
Pathophysiology
concerned with how physiology processes are altered in diseas…
12 terms
Body System Structure and Function Interactive Study Guide
Circulatory System
Digestive System
Endocrine System
Excretory/Urinary System
the system that circulates blood and lymph through the body,…
The digestive system is a group of organs working together to…
The endocrine system is made up of glands that produce and se…
he urinary system, also known as the renal system, consists o…
Circulatory System
the system that circulates blood and lymph through the body,…
Digestive System
The digestive system is a group of organs working together to…
54 terms
Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology: Structure and Function (Study Guide)
What is the definition of active trans…
What is the definition of anatomical p…
What is the definition of anatomy?
What is the definition of anterior (ve…
Involves chemical activity that allows the cell to admit larg…
Standing erect with the palms facing forward.
The study, classification, and description of structures and…
To face forward; the front of the body. (Example: the chest i…
What is the definition of active trans…
Involves chemical activity that allows the cell to admit larg…
What is the definition of anatomical p…
Standing erect with the palms facing forward.
36 terms
Body Systems Structures and Functions Interactive Study Guide
Circulatory System Major Organs, Tissu…
Circulatory System General Function(s)
Circulatory System Functions of Major…
Digestive System Major Organs, Tissues…
The Heart, The Lungs, The Arteries, Capillaries, and Veins (B…
Transports oxygen, nutrients, and hormones to cells. Fights i…
Arteries carry blood away from the heart. Veins carry blood f…
The Mouth, The Esophagus, The Stomach, The Small Intestine, T…
Circulatory System Major Organs, Tissu…
The Heart, The Lungs, The Arteries, Capillaries, and Veins (B…
Circulatory System General Function(s)
Transports oxygen, nutrients, and hormones to cells. Fights i…
54 terms
Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology: Structure and Function (Study Guide)
What is the definition of active trans…
What is the definition of anatomical p…
What is the definition of anatomy?
What is the definition of anterior (ve…
Involves chemical activity that allows the cell to admit larg…
Standing erect with the palms facing forward.
The study, classification, and description of structures and…
To face forward; the front of the body. (Example: the chest i…
What is the definition of active trans…
Involves chemical activity that allows the cell to admit larg…
What is the definition of anatomical p…
Standing erect with the palms facing forward.
58 terms
Anatomy & Physiology Chapter 1 Vocab: An Introduction to the Structure and Function of the Body
anatomy
Physiology
dissection
Diseases
the study of the structure of an organism and the relationshi…
the study of the functions of living organisms and their parts.
the principle techniques used to isolate and study the struct…
conditions result from abnormalities of body structure or fun…
anatomy
the study of the structure of an organism and the relationshi…
Physiology
the study of the functions of living organisms and their parts.
27 terms
Anatomy, Physiology & Human Disease Introduction to Body structure and function
Introduction to body structure and fun…
1
2
3
The organization and functions that define living things are…
The skin also helps the body stay within the optimal temperat…
Understanding key terms and the organizational hierarchy of m…
The interrelated functions of body systems form a basis for u…
Introduction to body structure and fun…
The organization and functions that define living things are…
1
The skin also helps the body stay within the optimal temperat…
35 terms
Anatomy & Physiology I Chapter 21 Body Structure & Function
Anatomy
Physiology
Pathophysiology
Homeostasis
Study of structure of an organism.
Study of function of an organism.
Study of disease & disorders within the body.
Body & it's systems work together to maintain a constant stat…
Anatomy
Study of structure of an organism.
Physiology
Study of function of an organism.
Body Structure and Functions Mid Term Study Guide
The organelle responsible for producin…
Certain cells are able to move in a sw…
The molecule made by mitochondria that…
Salivary glands and pancreatic glands…
Mitochondria
Flagella
ATP (energy)
Secreting and Storage
The organelle responsible for producin…
Mitochondria
Certain cells are able to move in a sw…
Flagella
19 terms
Midterm Study Guide: Human Body Structures and Functions
Salivary/Pancreatic Glands (Cells and…
Diabetics find it difficult to _____.…
Cube Shaped Tissue (Cells and Tissue)
Single layered, flat, irregular tissue…
Secreting and Storage
Heal
Cuboidal
Squamous
Salivary/Pancreatic Glands (Cells and…
Secreting and Storage
Diabetics find it difficult to _____.…
Heal
32 terms
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…
14 terms
Anatomy, Physiology, and Human Disease Chapter 21- Body Structure and Function
The highest level in the organizationa…
From lowest to highest, define the org…
A directional term that means the fron…
A directional term that means to the s…
c) organism
atom, molecule, organelle, cell, tissue, organ, organ system,…
anterior
lateral
The highest level in the organizationa…
c) organism
From lowest to highest, define the org…
atom, molecule, organelle, cell, tissue, organ, organ system,…
38 terms
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
22 terms
Chapter 1: An introduction to the structure and function of the body (Anatomy and Physiology)
Effector
Control Center
Sensor
Anatomy
Any organ that have an effect on the body's internal environm…
Part of homeostatic feedback loop that integrate (puts togeth…
Part of the homeostatic feedback loop that detects changes in…
The study of structure of an organism and relations of its pa…
Effector
Any organ that have an effect on the body's internal environm…
Control Center
Part of homeostatic feedback loop that integrate (puts togeth…
149 terms
Combo with "Body Structure and Function & Anatomy and Physiology" and 2 others
Integumentary system
Cutaneous Membrane
Epidermis
dermis
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
outer layer
layer containing the hair follicles nails and glands
Integumentary system
largest system; it has epithelial, connective and nerve tissu…
Cutaneous Membrane
a medical term for skin which contains the three layers - epi…
45 terms
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)
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…
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…
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…
29 terms
Anatomy is the study of structure while physiology is the study of function.
chemical level: atoms
chemical level: molecules
cells
tissues
smallest units of matter that participate in chemical reactions
two or more atoms joined together (H2O)
the basic structural and functional units of an organism (neu…
consist of groups of similarly specialized cells and the subs…
chemical level: atoms
smallest units of matter that participate in chemical reactions
chemical level: molecules
two or more atoms joined together (H2O)
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…
33 terms
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
66 terms
Structure and Function (physiology-1)
Negative feedback
What controls the negative feedback lo…
Positive feedback
Fluid Mosaic Model
This is used to control body parameters at relative constant…
The parathyroid gland monitors the amount of calcium, by way…
These are additive (as opposed to the subtractive nature of n…
A description of the plasma membrane- a fluid and dynamic sys…
Negative feedback
This is used to control body parameters at relative constant…
What controls the negative feedback lo…
The parathyroid gland monitors the amount of calcium, by way…
22 terms
Body Systems Structures and Functions
Mouth, Esophagus, Stomach, Liver, Panc…
Lungs, Skin, Liver, Kidneys, Ureters,…
Brain, Brain Stem, Spinal Cord, Nerves
Skin, Hair, Nails, Sweat & Oil glands
Digestive System structures
Excretory System structures
Nervous System structures
Integumentary System structures
Mouth, Esophagus, Stomach, Liver, Panc…
Digestive System structures
Lungs, Skin, Liver, Kidneys, Ureters,…
Excretory System structures
41 terms
Physiology: Hormone Structure & Function
Hormone
How do target cells respond to hormone…
Endocrine Function
Neurocrine Function
chemical substance produced by specialized cells carried by t…
oppose direction of change that has evoked hormone secretion…
hormones that circulate in body fluids and produce a specific…
hormones transmit the molecular signal from neuron to its axo…
Hormone
chemical substance produced by specialized cells carried by t…
How do target cells respond to hormone…
oppose direction of change that has evoked hormone secretion…
56 terms
Physiology- Structure and Function of the Cell
what is the smallest living unit of ma…
what is the cytoplasm?
what is the cytosol?
what are the 4 components of a cell?
cell
material between the plasma membrane and nucleus
fluid portion of the cytoplasm
cytoplasm, nucleus, organelles, and membrane
what is the smallest living unit of ma…
cell
what is the cytoplasm?
material between the plasma membrane and nucleus
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
64 terms
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
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
35 terms
Structure and function of body systems
Multicellular organisms
unicellular organisms
levels of organization
tissue
Living things that are made of more than one cell (some have…
living things made up of just one cell... include bacteria, some…
cell, tissue, organ, organ system, organism
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
Multicellular organisms
Living things that are made of more than one cell (some have…
unicellular organisms
living things made up of just one cell... include bacteria, some…
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
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 )
13 terms
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…
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