Water electolyte and Acid Base Flashcards

ICF
Terms Definitions
Inorganic Compounds
Small compounds that do not contain the atoms C and H.
Important inorganic compound in the body.
Carbon dioxide, water, salts, acids and bases.
Carbon dioxide (CO2)
Waste product of cellular respiration.
Water
Polar molecule that demonstrates hydrogen bonding.
Solvent
Water is an excellent, univeral ___?
Ionic compound
Dissociate and break apart in water?
Dehydration
When water is removed from adjacent atome (of a molecule) to form a bond between them.
Hydrolysis
When water is used to break bonds between molecule
Water, tempurature buffer.
Absorbs and releases heat very slowly.
Water is
Most abundant component in cells.
Dissociate
ionize
Ions
Salt ionize into ? when dissolved in water.
ICF
Intracellular fluid compartment
Intracellular fluid compartment
compes of 63 percent total water.
ECF
Extracellular fluid compartment
Fluid within cells
ICF
Fluid outside cels
ECF
Blood vessels
plasma
interstitial fluid
interstitial spaces
Lymphatic vessels
lymph
ECT is
found in plasma, interstitial spaces, lymph
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