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8 The basic rhythm of respiration is controlled by the respiratory center in the brain stem. 9 Respiration may be modified by cortical influences, chemical stimuli, proprioceptor input, and the inflation reflex. 10 Acid–base balance is maintained by controlling the H؉ concentration of body fluids. 4 The stomach mechanically breaks down the bolus and mixes it with gastric secretions. 5 The pancreas secretes pancreatic juice, the liver secretes bile, and the gallbladder stores and concentrates bile. 6 In the small intestine, chyme mixes with digestive juices from the small intestine, pancreas, and liver.

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An understanding of anatomy is important for the effective application of most of these diagnostic techniques. 1 The Eleven Systems of the Human Body INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM (CHAPTER 5) SKELETAL SYSTEM (CHAPTERS 6–9) Components: Skin and associated structures, such as hair, fingernails and toenails, sweat glands, and oil glands. Components: Bones and joints of the body and their associated cartilages. Functions: Protects body; helps regulate body temperature; eliminates some wastes; helps make vitamin D; detects sensations such as touch, pain, warmth, and cold.

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