Steroid hormoneTo flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key. To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box. You may also molecyles on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to lpiid center. Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your steroid hormones are lipid molecules synthesized from page. The metabolism of carbohydrates, protein, and fats is regulated by hormones of the adrenal glands called.
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To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key. To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box. You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center. Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page. The metabolism of carbohydrates, protein, and fats is regulated by hormones of the adrenal glands called.
The hormones released by the posterior pituitary gland are produced by a portion of the brain called the. An important hormone of the adrenal medulla which functions in the fight or flight response is called. The concentration of sodium and potassium ions in the blood and body fluid is regulated by hormones known as.
Sodium choloride, proteins, lipids, and water typify the level of structure of the body in which the main components are. When organic matter is built up from smaller molecules, and the process usually requires an input of energy, the overall process is called.
The metabolic process in which organic matter is broken down, usually with the release of energy is. In addition to producing an entirely new individual, new cells are formed in the body for the three purposes of replacement, growth, and.
In the duplication of a single cell to form two identical daughter cells, the reproduction is known as. The cells of an organism and the organism itself remains relatively constant in its chemical environment and in its. Part of the chemical requirements of the human body to maintain homeostasis include water, nutrients, and. Among the systems that contribute to the maintenance of homeostatis are the nervous system and the.
A system in which information decreases the system's output and brings the system back to its setpoint is a. The system in which information is returned in order to increase the deviation from the original setpoint is a. Although the term dorsal is sometimes used, the preferred term when referring to the back side of a human is. The term proximal refers to a direction closer to the attachment point of an extremity to the body's.
A longitudinal plane dividing the body into anterior and posterior portions is a frontal plane, also known as a. A midsagittal plane divides the body into equal right and left halves, but if the halves are unequal the plane is said to be a. The abdominal subdivision and pelvic subdivision are portions of the abdominopelvic cavity, which is also known as the. The large dome shaped muscle separating the abdominopelvic cavity from the thoracic cavity is the.
Immediately superior to the umbilical region is a region of the abdominopelvic cavity known as the. Lateral to the hypogastric region of the abdominopelvic cavity is the iliac region, also called the. The directional term referring to an area toward the lower part of the body and away from the head is.
If structure A lies lateral to the body, and structure B is in the opposite direction, then structure B is in the direction referred to as. In the metabolic process of catabolism, organic matter is broken down, usually with the release of. The self regulating systems that function in the body to protect it against extremes are known as.
The blood is responsible for the transport of substances that lend chemical coordination to the body and are known as. Those plasma proteins that contribute to the viscosity of the blood and are partly responsible for maintaining the constant pH of the blood are known as. The plasma proteins encourage the movement of water molecules from the tissue fluids into the bloodstream, and this movement of fluids is known as. When red blood cells swell and burst in solutions that contain low concentration of salt, the process is.
When mature, the red blood cells enter the body capillaries from the bone marrow by squeezing through the walls of the capillaries in a process that is called. The iron containing group of the hemoglobin molecule that binds to oxygen molecules is known as the. After breakdown, the hemoglobin pigment of red blood cells is eventually converted to a bile pigment known as. Such things as X-rays and drugs may prevent the production of red blood cells, a condition called. A genetic defect that encodes hemoglobin may lead to a deformity of the red blood cells and a disease known as.
When the body fails to synthesize one of more of the polypeptide chains of hemoglobin, the condition that results is called. When the monocytes enter the tissue environment, they change into large, phagocytic cells called.
In the intrinsic pathway, substances from damaged blood vessels release an activating substance called. The accumulation of cholesterol substances within the inner wall of a blood vessel encourages a condtion called.
The squeezing of red blood cells from the bone marrow into the capillaries is a process known as. The accumulation of cholesterol along he inner walls of blood vessels can lead to a condtion called. To prevent hemolytic disease of the newborn from occuring in succeeding pregnancies, shortly after the birth of a child a woman is given an injection of.
The heart has three layers of tissue, of which the main constituent is the second layer called the. The layer of the heart tissue lining the heart chambers and making up much of the valve tissue is the. The flaps of the heart valves are anchored to the wall of the ventricles by tissue chords known as. Because the sinoatrial node sets the pace for the nervous activity of the heart, it is commonly known as the.
The nervous activity of the heart can be exerted by fibers of a branch of the nervous system known as the. The union of several capillaries emerging from the cellular environment forms a vessel known as a. A typical blood pressure reading contains two numbers of which the first number is the systolic pressure and the second number is the. The regulatory center of the brain that maintains the flow of blood is a cluster of sympathetic neurons known as the.
Two examples of chemicals that affect the blood pressure by inducing vasoconstriction are epinephrine and. Insufficient oxygen and nutrients delivered to the body cells may induce membrane dysfunction and a condition known as.