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how does the circulatory system maintain homeostasis

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Dr. James Goodpaster
28 years experience Dentistry
Too Many to Say Here: By circulating blood and other cells the circulatory system suppiles nutrients, energy, protection & a myriad of other things throughout the body to c ... Read More
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Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience Internal Medicine
By a very complex: interplay of autonomic nervous system with various organs like the kidneys,brain,and hormonal messengers.Is this a question on an exam?
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
GIGO: Food in / poop out. Nutrients adsorbed in the small intestine and water in the colon
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Very long answer: Check on google. This is a very complicated subject. It is good for at least one book.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
It absorbs all.: the nutrients you eat and stores/utilizes the ones you need and you defecate or urinate out the ones you don't
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wasserman
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Controls microbes: The specific and non-specific immune systems work together to maintain a balance with the microbial world. Bacteria and fungi that colonize the body's ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neal Handly
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
This is complex: By exhaling you get rid of co2 which helps control acidity, inhaling you bring in o2 energy metabolism. Inhaling and exhaling affect blood return to t ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
Is imbalanced: The body tries at all times to maintain balance but this can be disrupted by trauma, illness, diet, weight, environmental pollutants, smoking, drinkin ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Dysregulation: If homeostasis is completely lost, the body's nervous system and endocrine system would both become dysregulated. You could see all kinds of metaboli ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
29 years experience Urgent Care
Complex physiology: Nervous system gets information from plenty of sources including specialized chemorecptors. These inputs lead to adjustments based upon any discrepan ... Read More
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