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What parts consist of the Circulatory System?

The Heart, Lungs, Arteries, Veins, Coronary, and Portal Vessels.

What are the parts of the Heart?

Superior Vena Cava, Right Atrium, Right Ventricle, Left Ventricle, Left Atrium, Pulmonary Artery, and the Aortic Arch.

What do the Veins do?

carry deoxygenated blood to the lungs where which they receive oxygen.

What do the arteries do?

They carry blood rich in oxygen away from the heart and where they need togo

What is the purpose of Blood?

It is the carrier of nearly everything for the body. It transports hormones,nutrients, oxygen, antibodies, and other important things needed to keep thebody healthy.

What is Pulmonary Circulation?

Part of the cycle carries oxygen-depleted blood away fromthe heart, to the lungs, and back to the heart.

What is Systematic Circulation?

The part that carries oxygenated blood away from theheart and to other parts of the body.

What is Coronary Circulation?

The type of circulation that provides the heart with oxygenatedblood so it can function properly.

What is this system responsible for?

Nutrients, flow of blood, oxygen, and other gases, and transfers hormones to and from cells.