Pathway of blood through heart

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Pathway of blood through heart: - pulmonary circuit: blood vessels that carry blood to & from the lungs - systemic circuit: blood vessels that carry oxygenated blood to & from body tissues - superior & inferior vena cava and coronary sinus right atrium (tricuspid valve) right ventricle (pulmonary semilunar valve) pulmonary trunk pulmonary arteries lungs pulmonary veins left atrium (bicuspid valve) left ventricle (aortic semilunar valve) aorta body tissues Coronary Circulation : functional blood supply of heart (myocardium) - coronary arteries : arise from the base of the aorta ; carry oxygenated blood to o left coronary artery: runs toward left side of heart; branches to anterior o right coronary artery: runs toward right side of heart; branches to posterior interventricular artery & marginal artery - cardiac veins : carry deoxygenated blood from myocardium to
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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