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  • mouth
  • the diaphragm contracts and goes down.Inhalation Process  The breathing process begins when a person inhales air through the nose or mouth. (scribd.com)
  • Your healthcare provider will gently pass the scope through your nose or mouth and into your airway. (drugs.com)
  • Air is breathed in through the nose or the mouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The nasal cavity of mammals has been enlarged, in part, by the development of a palate cutting off the entire upper surface of the original oral cavity, which consequently becomes part of the nose, leaving the palate as the new roof of the mouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • An airborne disease can be caused by exposure to a source: an infected patient or animal, by being transferred from the infected person or animal's mouth, nose, cut, or needle puncture. (wikipedia.org)
  • People receive the disease through a portal of entry: mouth, nose, cut, or needle puncture. (wikipedia.org)
  • runny nose
  • Some of the first signs that a person may be having an allergic reaction could be a runny nose, an itchy skin rash such as hives , or a tingling in the tongue or lips. (kidshealth.org)
  • Anatomy
  • The respiratory system is a complex organ structure of the human body anatomy, and the primary purpose of this system is to supply the blood with oxygen in order for the blood vessels to carry the precious gaseous element to all parts of the body to accomplish cell respiration. (bartleby.com)
  • body's
  • then enters the arteries in the body's circulatory system. (scribd.com)
  • Drawing from the traditional definitions of the body's systems, we add the above knowledge and offer the following definitions- Central Nervous System - comprising the brain and spinal cord, the electricity of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to acting as a filter, mucus produced within the nose supplements the body's effort to maintain temperature, as well as contributes moisture to integral components of the respiratory system. (wikipedia.org)
  • primates
  • In some groups, however, including primates, bats, and cetaceans, the nose has been secondarily reduced, and these animals consequently have a relatively poor sense of smell. (wikipedia.org)
  • discharge
  • When you have a sinus infection, you may need to blow your nose often because of nasal discharge, which can be cloudy, green, or yellow. (healthline.com)
  • organ
  • It is composed of many different types of cells that together create tissues and subsequently organ systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending on the intensity of the poison of the substance it can affect just one particular organ system or they may produce generalized toxicity by affecting a number of systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Amphibians also have a vomeronasal organ, lined by olfactory epithelium, but, unlike those of amniotes, this is generally a simple sac that, except in salamanders, has little connection with the rest of the nasal system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conversely, the elephant's nose has elaborated into a long, muscular, manipulative organ called the trunk. (wikipedia.org)
  • asthma
  • It is available to order by health professionals from The Asthma and Respiratory Foundation in printed format, and to download for online reading. (healthed.govt.nz)
  • skin
  • an abnormally functioning immune system, your environment (like a product that didn't agree with your skin), or defects in your skin barrier that allow moisture out and germs in, explains Dr. Jhin. (menshealth.com)
  • The head and neck is covered in skin and its appendages, termed the integumentary system. (wikipedia.org)
  • The sensitive cold receptors in the skin detect the place where the nose is cooled the most and this is the direction a particular smell that the animal just picked up comes from. (wikipedia.org)
  • Central Nervou
  • Central Nervous System, consisting of the brain and spinal cord, and the peripheral nervous system, consisting of the cranial, spinal, and peripheral nerves, together with their motor and sensory endings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Knowing that the Central Nervous System and Structural System disruption is the key to stopping the attack, the emphasis is to attack them at the same time increasing effectiveness. (wikipedia.org)
  • circulation
  • The heart propels the circulation of the blood, which serves as a "transportation system" to transfer oxygen, fuel, nutrients, waste products, immune cells and signalling molecules (i.e., hormones) from one part of the body to another. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • and each system within the body follows common principles for this exchange, but adapts to suit its own requirements and function. (bartleby.com)
  • Antibodies to something in the food would cause mast cells (a type of immune system cell in the body) to release chemicals into the bloodstream. (kidshealth.org)
  • The endocrine hormones serve as signals from one body system to another regarding an enormous array of conditions, and resulting in variety of changes of function. (wikipedia.org)
  • The computer system of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Skeletal System - consisting of the bones, ligaments, and tendons that create the framework of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • infectious
  • Mediation analyses were consistent with the hypothesis that greater susceptibility to respiratory infectious illness among the offspring of noncommunicating parents was attributable to a greater local proinflammatory response to infection. (inverse.com)
  • frequent
  • For years, some residents have reported illnesses such as respiratory irritation, frequent blood noses, headaches, nausea and cancer, as reported in numerous media outlets, including the Four Corners program "Something In The Air", although no formal causal link has ever been established. (wikipedia.org)
  • assessment
  • After assessment of their parents' relationship during their child- hood, 201 healthy volunteers, age 18-55 y, were quarantined, experimentally exposed to a virus that causes a common cold, and monitored for 5 d for the development of a respiratory illness. (inverse.com)
  • After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). (healthgrades.com)
  • olfactory bulb
  • But in such instances, what precisely happens in the "wiring" leading from sensory neurons in the nose to specialized cell s in the olfactory bulb that gather the signals and transmit them to the brain? (photonics.com)
  • Using a new method of exploring this question, CSHL scientists, in collaboration with researchers at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., and at the National Centre for Biological Science in Bangalore, India, have assembled evidence suggesting that the olfactory bulb in mice is not merely a relay station between the nose and brain, as many have supposed. (photonics.com)
  • This complexity in sensory coding, which the team speculates may help the brain rapidly make highly accurate odor distinctions, became evident when the team used beams of light to activate highly specialized cells within the olfactory bulb, as prelude to measuring their electrical activity during single respiratory cycles. (photonics.com)
  • mouth
  • It can also be spread when a person touches an object which has the bacteria on it and then touches their mouth or nose. (wikipedia.org)
  • Midazolam can be given by mouth, intravenously, by injection into a muscle, sprayed into the nose, or in the cheek. (wikipedia.org)
  • causes
  • They quarantined 201 subjects - who had already documented their family histories - and handed out nose drops containing rhinovirus, the virus that causes the common cold . (inverse.com)
  • upper
  • We also examined whether early exposure to separated parents in conflict is associated with greater viral-induced inflammatory response in adulthood and in turn with increased susceptibility to viral-induced upper respiratory disease. (inverse.com)
  • Adults whose parents lived apart and never spoke during their childhood were more than three times as likely to develop a cold when exposed to the upper respiratory virus than adults from intact families. (inverse.com)
  • include
  • Common clinical classification systems for esthesioneuroblastoma include the Kadish classification and the Dulguerov classfictation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Physical appearances of many children with Hunter syndrome include a distinctive coarseness in their facial features, including a prominent forehead, a nose with a flattened bridge, and an enlarged tongue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health System
  • It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system. (wikipedia.org)
  • brain
  • The senses of smell and taste (gustatory system) are often referred to together as the chemosensory system, because they both give the brain information about the chemical composition of objects through a process called transduction. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • The only sleep system in the world that leverages technology and personal biometrics to restore you to your peak energy levels each morning. (inverse.com)
  • By the 1930s, they boasted the largest private railway in the world with eight railway systems and 25 locomotives. (wikipedia.org)