What is a large blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart to the cells and tissues of the body called?
Erythrocytes are also known as what?
|C)||White blood cells|
|D)||Red blood cells|
What are the four main arteries that are of importance to a massage therapist?
|A)||Axillary, Brachial, Common Carotid and the Deep Femoral Artery|
|B)||Axillary, Brachial, Common Carotid and the Mitral Valve|
|C)||Axillary, Brachial, Pulmonary Artery and the Deep Femoral Artery|
|D)||Axillary, Brachial, Common Carotid and the Pulmonary Artery|
What is the force that is exerted against the walls of blood vessels called?
What nervous system is responsible for issuing nerve impulses and analyzing sensory data and includes the brain and spinal cord?
|B)||Central Nervous System|
|C)||Peripheral Nervous System|
|D)||Autonomic Nervous System|
What are the basic cells of the nervous system called?
Which of the twelve cranial nerves innervates the tongue?
Which plexus, or network of interlaced nerves, extend from the vertebrae and affect the shoulder and upper limbs?
What are the most simplistic form of hormones made up of?
|C)||Modified Amino Acids|
Which glands of the endocrine system are located on top of the kidneys?
What organ of the lymphatic system forms a protective wall around microorganisms that enter the nasal or oral cavity?
What disease of the lymphatic system is the most common?
What term means, "swallowing" in relation to digestion?
What layer of skin is a dense connective tissue and contains fibroblasts, fat cells and macrophages?
What is the "white of the eye" known as anatomically?