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Deoxygenated blood from tissue to...

Superior and inferior vena cava to the


Right atrium of the heart

Then blood flows to

Right ventricle

Deoxygenated blood taken away from heart via...

Pulmonary artery

In the lungs:

Carbon dioxide released


&


Blood is oxygenated

Blood emptied into

Left atrium

Then to the

Left ventricle

Oxygenated blood leaves heart via

Aorta

And travels away through the

Artery

What allows for transfer of oxygen to tissues

Capillaries

3 main steps

Pulmonary ventilation



External inspiration



Internal inspiration

Pulmonary ventilation

Air in and out of lungs

Pulmonary ventilation

Air in and out of lungs

External inspiration

Gas exchange between air in lungs and blood

Pulmonary ventilation

Air in and out of lungs

External inspiration

Gas exchange between air in lungs and blood

Internal inspiration

Gas exchange between blood an tissues