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What Is The Cardiovascular System
The vascular system performs circulation of blood throughout the body. It consists of the arteries and veins that run everywhere including the head, neck, chest, abdomen and all 4 extremities. The heart might also be included as it is the pump that circulates the blood thru the vascular system. The lymphatics of the body are also considered a third part ...Read more
Relationships: All the body systems are interrelated and interdependent. No system works without the CV system supplying it with blood. The immune system works to protect the other systems from infectious interference. Sometimes when the immune system malfunctions it can cause inflammation which interferes with heart function. ...Read more
Root cause of all ev: Cause of all cardiac illness.Get a more detailed answer ›
Infection Defense: The lymph system is the part of the immune system comprising a network of conduits called lymphatic vessels that carry a clear fluid called lymph unidirectionally toward the heart. Lymphoid tissue is found in many organs, particularly the lymph nodes, and in the lymphoid follicles associated with the digestive system such as the tonsils. It is part of your body's infection fighting system. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What relationship exists between cardiovascular diseases and the circulatory system? Is it just clogging of the arteries?
No: High blood pressure can also cause the heart to work harder and result in hypertrophy (ballooning) of the heart muscle. High blood pressure is not always the result of clogging of the arteries. It can also be caused by too much fluid volume due to salt intake and by stress. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lymphatics: read this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphatic_systemGet a more detailed answer ›
Why?: The average layperson is woefully clueless about how incredibly complex and finely tuned our immune systems are. Please repost your question with an explanation of why you think the health of your immune system NEEDS improving. Are you HIV-positive or have some inherited form of immune deficiency? If not, you're probably better off finding something else to worry about. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
System: The two systems work together and require each other to function. If they weren't connected, symmetry and coordination wouldn't be effective. ...Read more
Degenerative: It is thought that cells containing dopamine are slowly and steadily deteriorating, and as a consequence, symptoms of shaking, poor gait, even memory loss become apparent. It is also felt that the disorder presents pathologically in the brainstem first affecting the dorsal vagus and locus ceruleum early and later affects the basal ganglia. Deposition of Lewy Bodies becomes apparent within cells. ...Read more
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