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Valve
flap like sructure between the ventricle and the atrium
Arteries
a blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
vein
carries blood to the heart
capillary
s tiny blood vessel that allows an exchange between blood and cells in other tissues
Artherosclerosis
cholesterol buildsup causes the bloodvessels to become narrower
high blood vessels
heart attack, kidney,disease,and stroke
stroke
when the blood vessel in the brain gets clogged or breaks
Cellular respiration
involves chemical reaction that release energy from food
Nose
main passageway in and out of the respiratory system
pharynx
throat
larynx
leads to lungs
esaphogus
leads to stomach
trachea
tube that connects the larynx to the lungs
aveoli
air sacs