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kidney
filters the blood
bronchi
carry air put in to the lungs, branches into smaller tubes.
chronic bronchitus
when the bronchitis consists for a long time chronic bronchitus forms
bladder
organ that holds the urin
ureters
tubes that from each kidney to the bladder
asthma
a disease in the lungs in which there may be shortness of breath. When a person has an asthma attack the bronchial tubes contract.
emphysema
a disease in which the alveoli in the lungs lose their ability to expand and contract
nemphrons
tiny filtering units of the kidney
larynx
airway to which your vocal cords are attached
Definition of exceratory system
digestive system , (water and indigestive food), respiratory system, skin, urinarysystem, and it is made up of 1 million nephrons
uretha
carries urin from the bladder to the outside of the body
What is the respiratory formula?
glucose + oxygen +carbonmonoxide +water +energey
alveoli
clusters of tiny thin walled sacs that is located at the end of each bronchiole
lung cancer
cancer of the lung
pharynx
a tube like passage way for both food and air
urinary system
when your body eliminates waste
bronchitis
a disease in which the bronchial tubes are irritated and to much mucus is formed
What is the purpose of the alveoli?
to exchange carbon monoxide takes place between the alveoli and the cappaleries
diaphragm
a muscle beneath the lung that helps move air in and out