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Biology | 8th Edition | ISBN: 9780805368444 | Authors: Neil A. Campbell ISBN: 9780805368444 183

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Problem 43.1

Although pus is often seen simply as a sign of infection, it is also an indicator ofimmune defenses in action. Explain

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BLOOD PRESSURE LAB Blood pressure (BP)  Blood pressure is the force that blood exerts against blood vessel walls  BP = CO x TPR Factors affecting blood pressure  Vessel diameter o Constriction of blood vessels increases TPR o Dilation decreases TPR  Blood viscosity o Increase in viscosity increases TPR  Total vessel length o The longer the length of vessels, the higher the TPR Control of BP in the brain  The medulla oblongata houses both cardio regulatory center and respiratory regulatory center  Receptors in blood vessels and in CNS send signals to these centers to maintain homeostasis Blood Pressure Regulation  Baroreceptors o Regulate BP o Sense changes in pressure

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Textbook: Biology
Edition: 8
Author: Neil A. Campbell
ISBN: 9780805368444

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