Veterinary Cardiovascular system

  1. Functions?
    Transportation system. Maintains blood pressure and maintains blood flow.
  2. Arterie flow _____ from the heart and veins flow _______ the heart
    • away
    • toward
  3. Artery Anatomy
    ______ tissue, ______ and ______ _____
    _______/________
    gradually become _______
    ______ quality
    • epithelial, muscle, connective tissue
    • constrict/dilate
    • smaller
    • elastic
  4. Vein Anatomy
    ________/_____ less than arteries 
    ________ ______ to prevent ______
    • Constrict/dilate
    • unidirectional valves, blood pumping the other way
  5. relaxing of the heart
    diastole
  6. contracting of the heart
    systole
Author
Anonymous
ID
244272
Card Set
Veterinary Cardiovascular system
Description
Cardio system
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