Introduction to A&P
Homework week 1: Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes.
1) Define the meaning of medical terminology word roots, suffixes, and prefixes:
a-,ab-, ad-, adeno-, adipo-, adreno-, -aemia, -algesi-, -algia, an-, angi-, ante
Hepatic blood flow
The liver receives the oxygen and nutrients it needs in blood that comes from two large
The portal vein, provides about two thirds of the blood. This blood contains oxygen and
many nutrients brought to the liver from th
Anatomy and Physiology
Open Book Quiz 5 = 4%
Name: Samantha Lovi
Please answer all questions on this document, then save to your drive and email back to
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These questions require you to use your understanding of the jo
Hormone: Blood borne chemical messenger
Effects target cells
endocrine gland = makes & secretes hormones
BUT - Some hormone producing organs are mostly
non-endocrine in their normal function.
ex: Atria of heart releasing atrial
Blood vessels consist of concentric layers or "tunics" of different tissue types.
The tunica intima is the inner lining, consisting of endothelium and a relatively thin layer
of supporting connective tissue.
Intima (tunica intima)
The intima is the inne
The blood consists of cells and cell fragments, called formed elements, and water with dissolved molecules, called blood plasma
Formed Elements and Plasma of Blood
Formed Elements (45%)
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