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glossary:venous_system [2007/08/27 09:28]
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glossary:venous_system [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +The circulatory system which comprises the heart and [[blood vessels]]. The system carries nutrients and oxygen to the tissues of the body and removes carbon dioxide and other wastes from them. 
 +The cardiovascular system is a closed tubular system in which the [[blood]] is propelled by the heart. The system has two circuits, the pulmonary circuit and the systemic circuit. Each circuit has arterial, capillary, and venous components.
 +See also:
 +* [[http://​​phpBB2/​viewtopic.php?​t=1080|Blood Glossary]] ​
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