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how does the musculoskeletal system and the respiratory system work

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience in Pain Management
Fascia: The words epidermis and dermis relate to the integumentary system These two terms are not in the musculoskeletal system. The fascial layer surrounding ... Read More

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Dr. Howard Rubin
46 years experience in Cardiology
Musculoskeletal syst: Damage to muscle may cause an elevation of creatine kinase. Ischemia and damage of the heart muscle may cause elevation of a subtraction if creatine k ... Read More
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Dr. Benjamin Lessig
24 years experience in Geriatrics
Exercise: Isometric weight training, tai chi, aerobic training, pilates, yoga, 30 minutes walk, swimming and others will do well for successful aging. There are ... Read More
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Dr. Michele Arnold
21 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Weakness, numbness: The paralysis from spinal cord injury causes varying degrees of weakness and muscle loss (atrophy), depending on the severity of the injury. There may ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience in Pathology
Wasting,,,: Lung cancer can cause cachexia or wasting of the musculoskeletal system. This is due to the extra nutrients drawn out of the body's reserves by the m ... Read More
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Dr. Matthew Smith
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Intelligent: Your question is exceptionallly intelligent. You know that chronic pain involves oversensitized nerves. It also tends to involve emotional factors, ... Read More
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in 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
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Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
38 years experience in Family Medicine
Every part important: but consider this. The lungs are how we get oxygen into our body. The trachea is the tube to let air flow into the lungs. WIthout oxygen people will ... Read More
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Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Help you breathe: Lungs help you breathe and those are vital to living. There are many ways to treat any problems that occur such as inhalents. When one has emphysema ... Read More
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Dr. John Garner
15 years experience in 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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