Chapter 9 Review Circulation

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The cardiovascular system includes the heart and Blood Vessels
The thick muscular layer of the heart wall is theMyocardium
The low chambers of the heart are the Ventricles
A vessel that carries blood away from the heart is anArtery
What are the 3 layers of the hearts wallEndocrine, myo, epi
What's a heart rate and how do you find itNumber of times heart contracts per minute, check pulse
What does the vasular system consist ofArteries, arterioles, venules and veins
What is the tool used to find out ones blood pressureSphenometer
What is a normal heart rate60 beats per minute
What is an Aneurysm Localized filled balloon like bulge in the wall of a blood vessel
What is the medical term for a heart attackMyocardial Infarction
Tonsils are located wherePharynx
Thymus are located whereBehind the sternum in front of the heart
Spleen is located whereULQ
Appendix is located whereLRQ, Large intestine
What are Peyer PatchesSmall masses of Lymphatic tissue