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29 terms
The Nervous and Endocrine System Terminology
Homeostasis
Feedback Loop
Positive feedback loop
Negative feedback loop
To maintain a constant, internal environment.
Characteristic of homeostatic control. Detection system regul…
When a stimulus amplifies/intensifies the response to the sti…
A homeostatic control in which the response to the stimulus r…
Homeostasis
To maintain a constant, internal environment.
Feedback Loop
Characteristic of homeostatic control. Detection system regul…
74 terms
Endocrine and Nervous System Terminology
aden/o
adren/o or adrenal/o
calc/o
gluc/o or glyc/o
gland
adrenal glands
calcium
sugar, sweetness
aden/o
gland
adren/o or adrenal/o
adrenal glands
21 terms
Nervous and endocrine systems terminology
Sensory function
Integrative function
Motor function
Three main functions of the nervous st…
Detects stimulu in internal and externial enviormens
Analyze and store sensory informations and makes decisions re…
Imitating motor movement by glandular secretion
Sensory, Integrative, and Motor function
Sensory function
Detects stimulu in internal and externial enviormens
Integrative function
Analyze and store sensory informations and makes decisions re…
93 terms
Medical Terminology - Nervous and Endocrine Systems
acr/o
aden/o
adrenal/o
adren/o
extremity
gland
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
acr/o
extremity
aden/o
gland
83 terms
Medical Terminology~ Endocrine & 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
88 terms
Medical Terminology- Endocrine and Nervous System
endocrinology
endocrinologists
neurology
tissues or organs that respond to a ho…
branch of medicine concerned with the treatment od disorders…
evaluate the body's overall metabolic function and diagnose a…
branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment…
target tissues or target organs
endocrinology
branch of medicine concerned with the treatment od disorders…
endocrinologists
evaluate the body's overall metabolic function and diagnose a…
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…
28 terms
Medical terminology (nervous and endocrine systems)
Grave's disease
Goiter
Myxedema
Cushing's disease
Hyper functioning of the thyroid
Enlarged thyroid gland
Hypo functioning of the thyroid gland
Hyper functioning of the adrenal cortex. Too much cortisol
Grave's disease
Hyper functioning of the thyroid
Goiter
Enlarged thyroid gland
69 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9 - Endocrine & Nervous System
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
Endocrinology
Endocrineologist
target tissues or target organs
-network of glandular structures slowly discharge hormones in…
endocrine gland disorders
-evaluate bodies overall metabolic function ... -diagnose & trea…
-tissues or organs that respond to effects of a hormone... -cont…
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
-network of glandular structures slowly discharge hormones in…
Endocrinology
endocrine gland disorders
74 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9 endocrine and nervous system
aden
adren
-al
calc/o
glands
gland
pertaining to
calcium
aden
glands
adren
gland
74 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9 endocrine and nervous system
aden
adren
-al
calc/o
glands
gland
pertaining to
calcium
aden
glands
adren
gland
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…
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
190 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9 - Endocrine and Nervous Systems
aden/o
adren/o
oma
-al
gland
gland
tumor
pertaining to
aden/o
gland
adren/o
gland
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…
52 terms
Terminology: Class 11 - Endocrine and Nervous System Terms
Innervation
Receptor
Stimulus
Reflex
Supply of nerves to a part of the body
Sensory organs that receive stimuli
Something that excites or activates
Automatic, involuntary response
Innervation
Supply of nerves to a part of the body
Receptor
Sensory organs that receive stimuli
47 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9 - Endocrine and Nervous System
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
pancreat/o
parathyroid/o
gland
adrenal glands
pancreas
parathyroid gland
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands
80 terms
Medical Terminology Unit 6: Endocrine And Nervous System
adrenal/o
adren/o
aden/o
calc/o
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
glands
calcium
adrenal/o
adrenal glands
adren/o
adrenal glands
108 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 9- endocrine and nervous system
endocrinology
endocrinologist
neurology
neurologist
medical specialty concerned with diagnosis and treatment of e…
specialist that evaluates hormone imbalances
the study of the nervous system
specialist of the nervous system
endocrinology
medical specialty concerned with diagnosis and treatment of e…
endocrinologist
specialist that evaluates hormone imbalances
Medical Terminology #7 Endocrine & Nervous System
Endocrine
Exocrine
Endocrine organs
Hypothalamus
release substances (hormones) into bloodstream
release substances to outside of body or into intestines (dig…
Many are influenced by hypothalamus
"control center" for pituitary gland; produces releasing fact…
Endocrine
release substances (hormones) into bloodstream
Exocrine
release substances to outside of body or into intestines (dig…
56 terms
Medical Terminology Ch 9 Endocrine and nervous system
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
calc/o
gland
gland
adrenal glands
calcium
aden/o
gland
adren/o
gland
57 terms
Vet Tech General Terminology - Nervous System & Endocrine
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Neuron
Sensory neuron
Comprises brain & spinal cord
Comprises the cranial & spinal nerves
Basic functioning cell of the nervous system
Carries nerve impulses to the CNS
Central Nervous System
Comprises brain & spinal cord
Peripheral Nervous System
Comprises the cranial & spinal nerves
61 terms
Medical Terminology Chap. 9 Endocrine/Nervous System
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
pancreat/o
gland
adrenal gland (no al)
adrenal gland (with al)
pancreas (with a t)
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland (no al)
58 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9- Endocrine and Nervous Systems
aden/o
adreno/o
adrenal/o
calc/o
gland
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
calcium
aden/o
gland
adreno/o
adrenal glands
70 terms
Healthcare terminology CH.9 The endocrine and nervous system
Endocrine system
aden/o
adrenal/o... adren/o
calc/o
secretion within.... ductless glands responsible for releasing c…
gland
adrenal gland aka suprarenal
calcium
Endocrine system
secretion within.... ductless glands responsible for releasing c…
aden/o
gland
43 terms
9: Endocrine and Nervous System - medical terminology simplified
calco
gluco or glyco
-dipsia
-trophy
calcium
sugar, sweetness
thirst
development, nourishment
calco
calcium
gluco or glyco
sugar, sweetness
90 terms
Healthcare Terminology Chapter 9: Endocrine and Nervous System
Define endocrine
Define endocrine gland
Combining Form: gland
Combining Form: Adrenal Gland
secretion within
ductless glands that release hormones directly into the blood…
aden/o
adrenal/o, adren/o
Define endocrine
secretion within
Define endocrine gland
ductless glands that release hormones directly into the blood…
77 terms
9: Endocrine and Nervous System - medical terminology simplified
calco
gluco or glyco
-dipsia
-trophy
calcium
sugar, sweetness
thirst
development, nourishment
calco
calcium
gluco or glyco
sugar, sweetness
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
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.
48 terms
Nervous and Endocrine System
Diabetes mellitus (Type I/II)
Endocrine System
Glucagon/Insulin
Glycogen
Insulin deficient so dependent on exogenous insulin. If daily…
Glands secrete hormones that regulate processes such as growt…
A hormone produced by the pancreas or taken as a medication b…
An extensively branched glucose storage polysaccharide found…
Diabetes mellitus (Type I/II)
Insulin deficient so dependent on exogenous insulin. If daily…
Endocrine System
Glands secrete hormones that regulate processes such as growt…
160 terms
Healthcare Terminology Ch9 Endocrine & Nervous Systems
end/o/crine
endocrine system
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
secretion within
ductless glands responsible for releasing chemical substances…
brain and spinal cord
cranial nerves (12 pairs) and spinal nerves (31 pairs)
end/o/crine
secretion within
endocrine system
ductless glands responsible for releasing chemical substances…
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…
40 terms
ch 9 medical terminology-endocrine and nervous systems
Radi/o
AP
PA
hypophysis
radiation, x-ray, radius
passing from the front to the back
posterioanterior
pituitary gland
Radi/o
radiation, x-ray, radius
AP
passing from the front to the back
70 terms
Healthcare Terminology - Ch 9 (Endocrine and Nervous Systems)
aden/o
adrenal/o... adren/o
calc/o
gluc/o... glyc/o
Gland
Adrenal gland
Calcium
Sugar, glucose
aden/o
Gland
adrenal/o... adren/o
Adrenal gland
8 terms
Nervous and endocrine system
coordinates muscle movement, interpret…
passes signals sent to and from the br…
send messages from different parts of…
senses organs
brain
spinal cord
nerves
sight, hearing ,taste, smell, touch
coordinates muscle movement, interpret…
brain
passes signals sent to and from the br…
spinal cord
88 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9 (Endocrine and Nervous Systems)
aden
adren/adrenal
calc
gluc/glyc
gland
adrenal glands
calcium
sugar, sweetness
aden
gland
adren/adrenal
adrenal glands
17 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9: Endocrine and Nervous Systems
cephal/o
cerebr/o
encephal/o
gli/o
head
cerebrum
brain
glue, neuroglial tissue
cephal/o
head
cerebr/o
cerebrum
68 terms
Healthcare Terminology: Endocrine and Nervous Systems Ch9
aden/o
adrenal/o adren/o
calc/o
gluc/o
gland
adrenal gland
calcium
sugar
aden/o
gland
adrenal/o adren/o
adrenal gland
62 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 9: Endocrine and Nervous Systems
endocrinology
endocrinologist
neurology
target tissues
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…
the tissues that respond to the effects of a hormone
endocrinology
the medical specialty concerned with diagnosis and treatment…
endocrinologist
evaluate the body's overall metabolic function and diagnose a…
144 terms
Module 9; Endocrine and Nervous Systems (med-terminology)
ADH (abbr)
BG (abbr)
BS (abbr)
DM (abbr)
antidiuretic hormone (abbr)
blood glucose (abbr)
blood sugar (abbr)
diabetes mellitus (abbr)
ADH (abbr)
antidiuretic hormone (abbr)
BG (abbr)
blood glucose (abbr)
200 terms
Medical Terminology Ch. 9 Endocrine and Nervous Systems
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
oma
gland
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
tumor
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal glands
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…
40 terms
Nervous & Endocrine System / Brain
Neuron
Endocrine System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
The body's "slow" chemical communication system; a set of gla…
Brain and spinal cord
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Endocrine System
The body's "slow" chemical communication system; a set of gla…
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
24 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…
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.
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
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…
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
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