Lymphatic and Immune System Notes
Maintains homeostasis by returning fluid diverted back into blood
Series of checkpoints that can take care of infections
Blood volume levels
Consists of three main parts: lymph (fluid part)
Network of lym
Aorta: the main artery of the body, supplying oxygenated blood to the circulatory system. In humans it
passes over the heart from the left ventricle and run
Chapter 10 Senses - Review Guide
1. Describe the different types of receptors.
Receptors sensitive to changes in chemical concentration are called chemoreceptors.
Pain receptors detect tissue damage. Thermoreceptors respond to temperature differences.
1. Name the type of endocrine disorder/syndrome you are researching. Giantism
2. Give a description of what this condition is a rare condition that causes abnormal growth in a
child, what occurs is an overproduction of hormones in the pituitary gland (som