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    Circulatory System SCIE 206-1004A12 April Nixon 9/19/2010 The heart and lungs are both found in the circulatory system. There are also blood vessels which play an important part in the human body’s circulatory system. The heart serves as a pump; the blood vessels‚ which carry the blood throughout the body; and lastly‚ the blood‚ which is a vital component for the basic functioning of the human body‚ and which is processed after the intake into the human lungs from the atmosphere. The

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    Hint: There are multiple correct answers. Choose all that apply. 1.*The primary function of the circulatory system is to transport nutrients‚ gases‚ hormones and wastes throughout the body. A. True B.False **Ans.A 2. *The Interventricular septum the heart prevents blood from flowing from the right to the left sides of the heart. A. True B.False  **Ans.A 3. The valves are flaps that are located on each end of the two ventricles of the heart. A. They prevent blood from flowing

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    The human circulatory system includes the heart‚ blood vessels‚ and the blood. The circulatory system in humans is also known as the cardiovascular system. The main parts of the plant circulatory system are xylem and phloem. Humans and plants rely on their circulatory system a great deal. Plants and humans rely on their circulatory system to supply the body or plant with nutrients‚ humans to transport oxygen throughout the body‚ and plants to carry carbon dioxide throughout the body. The circulatory

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    Steven Ofstedahl BI 243 Short report Cardiac Arrest The circulatory system along with the heart make are what make up the cardiovascular system. The heart works as a pump that pushes blood to tissues‚ organs and cells in your body. The blood can be pumped throughout the body through a series of arteries‚ veins and capillaries. Arteries and capillaries send blood from the heart to all areas of the body‚ while veins help bring that blood back to the heart. Arteries carries oxygenated blood away

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    The Circulatory System The Circulatory System consists of the heart‚ blood and blood vessels. It performs many vital functions. It plays an important role in respiration. The circulatory system is also important in nutrition‚ in the removal of wastes and poisons‚ and in several other body processes. The functions are; Transport gases‚ like oxygen from the lungs to cells around the body and carbon dioxide from the cells to the lungs. Transport nutrients like glucose. Transport wastes from cells

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    The cardiovascular system‚ also known as the circulatory system‚ is composed of the heart‚ blood vessels‚ and blood. The term cardiovascular refers to the heart (cardio-) and blood vessels (vascular). The term circulatory refers to the circulation of the blood. The heart is a muscular pump and its regular contractions send blood into tough‚ elastic tubes called arteries‚ which branch into smaller vessels and convey oxygen-rich blood through the body. The arteries eventually divide into tiny capillaries

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    PREVENTION OF DISEASES AND DISORDERS OF THE CIRCULATORY SYSTEM A slideshow presentation from Group 5 of Grade 9 - Reliability TIPS ON HOW TO PREVENT CIRCULATORY SYSTEM DISEASES AND DISORDERS • Not smoking • Avoiding intake of alcoholic beverages • Proper rest • Exercise • Proper diet NOT SMOKING • Smoking is the cause of a number of disease among which circulatory system diseases are the most common ones. If you are already suffering from any circulatory system diseases/ disorders‚ then smoking may

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    through our body. The blood moves through pulmonary circulation and then continues on through systemic circulation. Pulmonary and systemic are the two circuits in the two-circuit system of higher animals with closed circulatory systems. As the heart pumps‚ blood is pushed through our body through the entire circulatory system. Oxygenated blood is pumped away from the heart to the rest of the body‚ while deoxygenated blood is pumped to the lungs where it is re-oxygenated before returning to the heart

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    body. It travels through many parts of the body before it reaches the heart. The coronary circulatory routes is in the heart. It starts off at the superior venacava. After it reaches the venacava‚ in then travels into other parts of the heart before it is finally absorbed and the whole process starts over again. The difference between the coronary circulatory routes and the systemic route. Coronary circulatory routes is throughout the heart. It has to do with how the blood flows through heart. The

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    Circulatory system From Wikipedia‚ the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation‚ search This article is about the organ system. For the band‚ see Circulatory System. For transport in plants‚ see Vascular tissue. Circulatory system | | The human circulatory system. Red indicates oxygenated blood‚ blue indicates deoxygenated. | Latin | systema cardiovasculare | The circulatory system is an organ system that passes nutrients (such as amino acids‚ electrolytes and lymph)‚ gases‚ hormones

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