Type
Crossword
Description

making an opening in the skull to access the brain Craniotomy
system of glands that secrete hormones endocrine
system that includes the airway and lungs respiratory
surgery to make a hole in the windpipe Tracheotomy
system that includes the stomach and intestines digestive
female endocrine glands ovaries
stored by the skeletal system calcium
surgical procedure to remove a kidney nephrectomy
system that includes the heart, veins, and arteries circulatory
group of organs working together in the body to carry out a particular activity system
male endocrine glands testes
heart surgery; procedure performed on the circulatory system CABG

Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

System that consists of nerves, brain and spinal cord nervous system
helps movement of the body, maintaining posture, and circulating blood throughout the body muscular system
system that contains voluntary and involuntary muscles muscular system
this system starts in the mouth digestive system
the heart and blood vessels that circulate blood throughout the body Circulatory
disposing of the body's waste Excretory
brings air into the body and removes carbon dioxide Respiratory system
system that protects major internal organs and provides overall support skeletal
system that transmits signals from the body to the brain nervous
this is also known as the urinary system Excretory
includes bone, cartilages, ligaments skeletal
skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles muscular system
Breaks down food digestive
skin, hair, regulates temperature Integumentary
esophagus, stomach, intestines digestive system

The Body Systems Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

VENTRICLES
VEINS
TOUCH
TASTE
STOMACH
SMOOTH
SMELL
SKULL
SKELETAL
SEPTUM
SEE
RESPIRATORY
RED
RECTUM
OXYGEN
NERVOUS
NERVES
MUSCULAR
MOUTH
LUNGS
JOINTS
INTESTINES
INHALING
HEART
HEAR
EXHALING
ESOPHAGUS
DIGESTIVE
DIAPHRAGH
CIRCULATORY
CARDIAC
BRAIN
BONES
BODY
BLUE
BLOOD
ATRIA
ARTERIES
ALVEOLI

The Human Body Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The ________ system consists of bones and the ligaments that secure the bones at joints Skeletal
The ________ system comprises both fixed and movable joints Articular
The ________ system includes the skeletal muscles that move the skeleton, the face, and other structures of the body, and give form to the body. Cardiac muscle pumps blood through the heart Muscular
The ________ system consists of the four-chambered heart; arteries conducting blood to the tissues; capillaries through which nutrients, gases, and molecular material pass to and from the tissues Cardiovascular
The ________ system is a system of vessels assisting the veins in recovering the body's tissue fluids and returning them to the heart. Lymph nodes filter lymph throughout the body Lymphatic
The ________ system consists of impulse-generating and impulse conducting tissue organized into a central nervous system (brain and spinal cord), and a peripheral nervous system(nerves) Nervous
The ________ system consists of glands that secrete chemical agents (hormones) into the tissue fluids and blood, affecting the function of multiple areas of the body Endocrine
The ________ system consists of the skin, which is provided with many glands, sensory receptors, vessels, immune cells, antibodies, and layers of cells and keratin that resist environmental factors Integumentary
The ________ system consists of the upper (nose through larynx) and lower respiratory tract (trachea through the air spaces of the lungs). Most of the tract is airway; only the air spaces (alveoli) Respiratory
The ________ system consists of an alimentary canal and glands. It performs the breakdown, digestion, and assimilation of food as well as excretion of the residua. Glands include the liver Digestive
Stones that are formed when you don't drink enough water; have to pass them to get them out Kidney stones
Parts of the kidney that filter the blood and remove waste Nephrons
Releases saliva to moisten food and begin chemical digestion Salivary gland
Produces digestive juices called bile that breaks down fat Liver
The way in which clean blood returns to the body Renal vein
Breaks down the food into smaller substances (ex: chewing) Mechanical digestion
Produces digestive juices called bile that breaks down fat Liver
Produces pancreatic enzymes to aid in breaking down food Pancreas
Digestion is completed here once food travels from the stomach; long but narrow in diameter Small intestine
The first 10-12 inches of the small intestine where nutrients for the body are absorbed and delivered to the bloodstream Duodenum

Human body Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Anatomy
Pump
Veins
Blood
Skin
System
Mouth
Throat
Intestines
Stomach
Nose
Ribs
Skull
Bones
Muscles
Neurons
Brain
Heart
Lungs
Respiratory
Circulatory
Digestive
Muscular
Nervous
Skeletal

Body Systems Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

skin, sweat and oil glands, nails, and hair Integumentary
Bones and cartilage Skeletal
skeletal, smooth, and cardiac muscle Muscular
Nerves, brain, spinal cord Nervous
Eye, ear, tongue, nose, general senses receptors Senses
Heart, blood vessels, blood, spleen Circulatory
Lymph nodes, lymph vessels, spleen, tonsils, and thymus gland lymphatic
Nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi, lungs Respiratory
Mouth, salivary glands, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, intestine, liver, gallbladder digestive
Kidney, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra Urinary
Pituitary , thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, thymus glands, pancreas, ovaries, testes Endocrine
Male: testes, epididymis,vas deferens, ejaculatory duct, seminal vesicles, prostate gland, penis, urethra: Female; ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina, breats Reproduction

Endocrine System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

holds the eggs in women ovaries
understands body's biological time pineal
stimulates development to help prevent disease and only active until puberty thymus
known as master gland and sends signals to organs and other glands pituitary
holds the sperm in men testes
organ that regulates blood sugar pancreas
helps regulate metabolism, brain development, muscle control, calcium and more thyroid
causes bones to release calcium into the blood stream parathyroid
an organ that secretes chemical substances for use in the body gland
a substance to regulate blood sugar insulin
outer portion of a gland tht produces steroid hormones adrenal cortex
inner portion of a gland that synthesizes, stores and releases specific hormones adrenal medulla
These systems maintain conditions so homeostasis can happen and can be negative or positive feedbacksystem

Human Body Systems Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

kidney
nephron
urinary
stomach
liver
digestive
lymphnodes
whitebloodcells
immune
blood
heart
circulatory
trachea
larynx
respiratory
hormones
glands
endocrine
brain
neuron
nervous
cardiac
smooth
muscular
tibia
femur
skeletal
epidermis
skin
integumentary

Ch. 15 Your Body Systems Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An internal system made up of bones, joints, and connective tissue. Skeletal System
Group of structures that make your body parts move. Muscular system
Muscle found in organs and in blood vessels and glands. Smooth Muscle
Muscle attached to bones that enables you to move your body. Skeletal Muscle
Muscle found only in the walls of your heart. Cardiac Muscle
Organs and tissues that transport essential materials to body cells and remove their waste products. Circulatory System
The flow of blood from the heart to the lungs and back to the heart. Pulmonary Circulation
The flow of blood to body tissue except the lungs. Systemic Circulation
Organs that provide the body with a continuous supply of oxygen and rid the body of carbon dioxide. Respiratory System
A system that includes the brain and spinal cord. Central Nervous
Nerves that connect the central nervous system to all parts of the body. Peripheral Nervous
An organ system that converts food to a form useful to the body. Digestive
A system that removes waste from the body. Excretory
Chemical communication system that regulates many body functions. Endocrine System
Organs that make possible the production of offspring. Reproductive System

Endocrine System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Galnd that produces growth hormones, master gland Pituitary
Produces adrenaline, on top of kidneys Adrenal
Only found in women, produces oestrogen/progesterone Ovaries
Made by the pancreas Insulin
Produces a hormone that helps control calcium levels Parathyroid
Makes thyroxine Thyroid
Released when your glucose level falls below a set point Glucagon
What life function do the Nervous and Endocrine system perform Regulation
Improper insulin production, can't regulate the blood sugar level Diabetes
Viral infection of the spinal cord Polio

Human body system. Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The structures include arteries,veins,and capillaries. Circulatory
The structures include skin,hair,and nails. Integumentary
The structures include kidney,ureter,and bladder. Excretory
The structures include stomach,intestines,and liver. Digestive
The structures include lunges,trachea, and bronchi. Respiratory
The structures include brain,spinal cord,and nerves. Nervous
The structures include spleen,thymus,and appendix. Immune
The structures include pituitary,adrenal,and thyroid glands. Endocrine
The structures include ovaries,testes,and uterus. Resproductive
The structures include femur,ulna,and ribs. Skeletal
The structures include biceps,triceps,and deltoid. Muscular