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how do the circulatory and nervous system work together

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jullius Ancheta
28 years experience Neurology
Yes: The part of the nervous system that controls the circulatory system is the autonomic nervous system, which can affect heart rate and blood pressure. ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Synergy: The nervous system and CV system are tied together. The cv system pumps the blood to keep the nervous and other systems working. The nervous system pr ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Barnhart
47 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Respiration is part of what is called the autonomic or involuntary nervous system. That's why it works while you're asleep. You can briefly increase o ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
In Harmony: Short answer is Yes.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Boardman
24 years experience General Surgery
Systems: The circulatory system is the system consisting of your heart and blood vessels. This system transports oxygen and nutrient to the body and waste pro ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Breathe and eat: If you're not breathing, you will have no need of digestion. However, your respiratory system makes oxygen available to the rest of your body, includ ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Endocrine: Endocrine issues do not usually affect the respiratory system but sometimes there might be a link. Please contact your doctor about this.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Cardiorespiratory: Read this: http://www.Ask.Com/question/what-is-the-cardiorespiratory-system.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
33 years experience Vascular Surgery
Autonomic nerves: carry pain sensations for certain cardiovascular events such as heart attack
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Respiratory: System oxygenates the blood and circulatory system delivers oxygenated blood to rest of body....Gross over simplification of course.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
System: The two systems work together and require each other to function. If they weren't connected, symmetry and coordination wouldn't be effective.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Banitt
31 years experience Cardiology
Works in Harmony: Quite a question for 400 characters or less! the human body ( and all plants and animals in nature for that matter ) are complex systems that work in ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sanders
15 years experience Pulmonology
See below: Both systems help us breathe. Muscles are the diaphragm and intercostal muscles - for normal breathing. As the diaphragm drops down and the ribs exp ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Good question: Both these systems, like the rest of your body, are under the control of the lower part of the brain. Whether we like it or not, this is a computer. ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
O2 Delivery: The lungs exchange co2 from metabolism for o2. The heart delivers a carefully calibrated amount of blood to the body to match o2 delivered to o2 need ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Cardiovascular and nervous: Very complex incompletely understood subject; not reportable in 400 characters !!!!! Science continually advances;consider joining the crusade.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Lymph nodes: Latin lympha "water goddess" - lymph is essentially recycled blood plasma. The lymphatic system returns the interstitial fluid to the thoracic duct an ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
CV and GU: In simplest terms, if the CV system doesn't pump blood for the kidneys to filter, the GU system doesn't work. If the GU system doesn't get its job don ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
NS to CS: The heart and cardiovascular system receive parasympathetic and sympathetic innervation. The parasympathetics are craniosacral and the sympathetic ner ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angelina Postoev md facs
16 years experience General Surgery
Closely together: The circulatory system provides blood to spinal cord (and everything else in your body). Nurves from spinal cord control heart rate and other circula ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Assad
13 years experience Cardiology
Autonomous System: Vía the Autonomous nervous system. Parasympathetic and sympathetic Pathways. There are a couple of receptors the primarily regulate cardiovascular sys ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Lorino
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Too broad: This question is way too broad to try and answer, see if a more specific question comes to mind ?

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