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Anatomy of the Heart Word Search

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AORTA
AORTIC
HEART
LEFT
LEFT ATRIUM
MITRAL VALVE
PULMONARY ARTERY
PULMONARY VALVE
RIGHT
RIGHT ATRIUM
TRICUSPID
VEINS
VENA CAVA
VENTRICLE

Anatomy Crossword

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The blood vessel that carries blood from the right ventricle to the lungs pulmonary artery
The left ventricle ejects blood into this blood vessel Aorta
The venae cavae empties blood into this cardiac chamber right atrium
The mitral valve and the aortic valve are associated with this cardiac chamber left ventricle
The pulmonic and tricuspid valves are associated with this structure right ventricle
In which structure does blood change from blue to red? pulmonary capillary
which side of the heart has oxygenated blood left
which side carries deoxygenated blood right
how many chambers does the heart have? four
which ventricle is in the right side of the heart? tricuspid
which ventricle is in the left side of the heart? Bicuspid
what muscle is the heart made up of cardiac

The Heart and Coronary Circulation Crossword

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Double walled sac that encloses the heart pericardium
Outer layer of the heart that is continuous with the pericardium epicardium
Forms the bulk of the heart and is composed of mostly cardiac muscle myocardium
Glistening white sheet of endothelium that lines the inside of heart chambers, 3rd layer of heart endocardium
Chamber of heart that deoxygenated blood from systemic circulation enters Right Atrium
AV valve that separates right atrium and right ventricle tricuspid valve
Lower chamber of heart that forces blood into pulmonary circulation Right ventricle
Blood flows through the ________________ valve into the pulmonary trunk. pulmonary semilunar
Blood returning from the lungs flows into this chamber Left Atrium
Two-cusped valve between left atrium and ventricle Bicuspid valve
Left chamber that pumps blood into systemic circulation Left ventricle
The left ventricle pumps blood through this valve into the aortic trunk aortic semilunar valve
This vessel branches to send blood to both lungs Pulmonary trunk
Large branching vessel that is the beginning of systemic circulation Aortic trunk
The thicker myocardium of the ventricles that exherts a greater force trabeculae carneae
The thinner myocardium of the atria has bundles of muscles called _____________. pectinate muscles
Dense network of connective tissue fiber that reinforces myocardium and anchors cardiac muscle fibers cardiac skeleton
Vessels that carry blood away from heart Arteries
Vessels that carry blood back to the heart veins
small vessels in which blood and tissue cells exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide capillaries
Functional blood supply of the heart coronary circulation

circulatory system Word Search

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aorta
aortic semilunar valve
arterlosclerosis
bicuspid valve
blood pressure
cardiac muscle
cardiologist
circulation
circulatory system
heart failure
inferior vena cava
left atrium
left ventricle
leukemia
lungs
pulmonary arteriers
pulmonary semilunar valve
pulmonary trunk
pulmonary veins
right atrium
right ventricle
superior vena cava
tricuspid valve
valves
william Harvey

Cardiovascular Disorders Crossword

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Medical term for chest pain due to coronary heart disease. Heart muscle doesn't get as much blood. angina pectoris
A disease of arteries characterized by deposition of plaque/fatty materials on inner walls. Atherosclerosis
Blood poisoning. Occurs when a bacterial infection else where gets into the blood stream. septicaemia
Clotting of blood in a part of the circulatory system. thrombosis
A sudden neurological impairment. Occurs when blood gets blocked or limited to the brain. stroke
Caused by inflammation and by group A streptococcus. rheumatic fever
Disease where bone marrow produces increased numbers of leukocytes. leukemia
A herediatary genetic disorder that impairs the body's ability to control blood clotting. haemophilia
A sudden or fatal occurence when one or more of your coronary arteries get blocked. heart attack
Enlarge twisted veins due to valves not functioning properly. Varicose veins
Hardening and thickening of the artery wall due to build up plaque. arteriosclerosis
An enlargement of an artery caused by the weak artery wall. aneurysm
Abnormally high blood pressure. hypertension

Cardiovascular System Crossword

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the fluid portion of the blood plasma
red blood cells erythrocytes
the oxygen-transporting pigment of erythrocytes hemoglobin
white blood cell leukocytes
a white blood cell with secretory granules in its cytoplasm (ex. eosinophil/basophil) granulocytes
the most abundant of the white blood cells neutrophils
granular white blood cells whose granules readily take up a stain called eosin eosinophils
white blood cells whose granules stain deep blue with basic dye; have a relatively pale nucleus and granular-appearing cytoplasm basophils
white blood cells with a one-lobed nucleus. no granules in cytoplasm agranuloctyes
agranular white blood cells formed in the bone marrow that mature in the lymphoid tissue lymphocytes
large single-nucleus white blood cell; agranular leukocyte monocytes
one of the irregular cell fragments of blood; involved in clotting platelets
formation of blood cells hematopoiesis
stem cells that give rise to all the formed elements of the blood hemocytoblast
the stopping of a flow of blood hemostasis
the stout wall separating the lower chambers of the heart from one another interventricular septum
begins at the base of the right ventricle, branches into two pulmonary arteries which deliver deoxygenated blood to the corresponding lung pulmonary trunk
bicuspid and tricuspid atrioventricular valves
cord-like tendons that connect the papillary muscles to the tricuspid valve and the mitral valve in the heart (heart strings) chordae tendineae
lub dub, lub dub heart sounds
a condition in which the heart produces or is apt to produce a recurring sound indicative of disease or damage murmur
abnormally high blood pressure hypertension
a disease of the arteries characterized by the deposition of plaques of fatty material on their inner walls atherosclerosis
the membranous sac enveloping the heart pericardium
a chamber of the heart receiving blood from the veins; superior heart chambers atria
discharging chambers of the heart ventricles
system of blood vessels that carry blood to and from the lungs for gas exchange pulmonary circulation
major systemic artery; arises from the left ventricle of the heart aorta
systems of blood vessels that carries nutrient- and oxygen-rich blood to all the body organs systemic circulation
valves that prevent blood return to the ventricles after contraction semilunar valves
the contraction phase of heart activity systole
a period (between contractions) of relaxation of the heart during which it fills with blood diastole
a volume of blood ejected by a ventricle during systole stroke volume
sequence of events encompassing one complete contraction and relaxation of the atria and ventricles of the heart cardiac cycle

Structure of the heart Crossword

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Main artery of the body Aorta
Carries blood from upper body Inferior Vena Cava
Carries blood from lower body Supeior Vena Cava
Left lower chamber of heart that receives blood from the left atrium Left Ventricle
Deoxygenated blood enters from Inferior Vena Cava to this chamber Right Atrium
Carries high O2 blood towards the heart Veins
The Semilunar Valve seperating the Aorta from the Left Ventricle that prevents bloodflow backwards Aortic Valve
Acts as a holding chamber for blood returning from lungs and acts as pump to transport blood Left Atrium
Right side valve between Right Atrium and the Right Ventricle Tricuspid Valve
Pumps Low O2 blood out of the heart Arteries
The valve between the Left Atrium ad Left Ventricle Mitral Valve
Between Left Ventricle and Aorta Pulmonary Valve
Right side lower chamber that receives blood from Right Atrium Right Ventricle
Function is to make sure blood is flowing how it should Valves
Found on both sides of the heart Lungs

Cardiovascular System - Chapter 5 Crossword

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The vessels that carry blood towards the heart. (plural) Veins
Angi /o Vessel
The heart has how many chambers? Four
The major organ of the cardiovascular system. Heart
Thromb/o Clot
-cardia heartcondition
What type of circulation is between the heart and lungs? pulmonary
The heart is made of this type of tissue. Cardiacmuscle
The inner layer of the heart lining the heart chambers is called _____________. edocardium
The __________ valve is between the right atrium and the right ventricle. tricuspid
The measurement of the force exerted by blood against the wall of a blood vessel. Bloodpressure
Atri/o atrium
Study of the heart. Cardiology
Pounding, racing heartbeats. Palpations
A blood clot forming within a blood vessel. Thrombus
Irregular heartbeat or action. Arrythmia
Complete stopping of the heart Cardiacarrest
The ________ valve separates the left atrium and the left ventricle. mitral
Steth/o chest
Exchange site between blood and tissues. (plural) Capillaries
The pointed tip of the heart. Apex
Sept/o wall
Decrease in blood pressure because of shock, infection, cancer, etc. Hypotension
Lip/o fat

CPR/AED Word Search

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Valves
Chambers
Atrium
Ventricle
Arteries
Veins
Aortic
Pulmonic
Tricuspid
Mitral
American Heart Association
Shock Advised
Pads
AED
Breaths
Heel of Hand
Heart Attack
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Pulse
Hands Only
Call911
Staying Alive
Compression
CPR

The Circulatory System Word Search

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flow
pulse
beat
pump
cardiovascular
red blood cells
white blood cells
platelets
plasma
pressure
blood vessels
aorta
vena cava
jugular
carotid artery
mesenteric artery
hepatic vein
renal artery
pulmonary vein
heart
lungs
kidneys
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carbon dioxide
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heart attack
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angina
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