Bios 1310 SI Week 6 Session 3 1. Explain the three different vein categories. Be sure to describe what venous valves are and why they are important. Also, what are varicose veins? How are they prevented and how are they treated? 2. Explain the simple pathway of blood vessels. Also, explain the three different anastomoses and the portal system. 3. What is DVT? What are some causes of this? What could be a possible complication of DVT? 4. What are the three factors that change resistance in blood flow? Provide some examples of each. Also, what was the comparison she used to explain each? Be sure to explain the concept of laminar flow. What effect does atherosclerosis have on vessel radius? 5. Review the concept of diffusion. Be sure to know what travels through endothelial wall versus the intercellular clefts. Also, explain what transcytosis is. 6. What is hydrostatic pressure? What is the difference between blood HP and interstitial fluid HP? 7. What is colloid osmotic pressure? What is the difference between blood COP and interstitial fluid COP? 8. The following pressures are measured in a pt…. Blood HP = 33 mmHg Blood COP = 24 mmHg IF COP = 4 mmHg What is the net filtration pressure at the arterial end? If the blood HP at the venous end is 14 mmHg… What is the net filtration pressure at the venous end? 9. What is the role of the lymphatic system? 10. Define edema. What are the three causes of edema? Be sure to explain Kwashiokor in detail.