... called the hilus, which admits the renal artery
, the renal vein , nerves , and the ureter .
... are also called malpighian pyramids .
: Two renal arteries come from the aorta , each connecting to a kidney. The artery
divides into five branches, each of which leads ...
... supplied by two major blood vessels: the hepatic artery
and the portal vein . The hepatic artery
normally comes off the celiac trunk . The portal ... common bile duct , portal vein , and hepatic artery
enter the liver is the hilum or "porta hepatis". ...
... from unnoticed type 2 diabetes, including renal failure , and coronary artery
Type 2 diabetes was formerly known by a variety of partially ... includes: high blood pressure , elevated cholesterol levels , coronary artery
disease , past gestational diabetes , polycystic ovary syndrome , ...
Other anatomic terms (not classified):
... air diffuses into the blood, where it is carried by hemoglobin .
The deoxygenated blood from the heart reaches the lungs via the pulmonary artery
and, after having been oxygenated, returns via the pulmonary veins .
The lungs are located inside the thoracic cavity , protected ...
... , circulation etcetera. (See Janssen I, et al,. 2004)
The wrong kinds of fats can cause the build-up of cholesterol -related plaque on artery
walls which can eventually result in a blockage or poor blood supply to other organs, e.g. the brain or the heart itself, indirectly therefore ...
... Muscle damage
Adult stem cells are also apparently able to repair muscle damaged after heart attacks . Heart attacks are due to the coronary artery
being blocked, starving tissue of oxygen and nutrients . Days after the attack is over, the cells try to remodel themselves in order to become ...