Learning anatomy/Artery

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Cardiovascular system


Heart - Arteriole

Anatomy[edit | edit source]

The arteries are made up of 3 layers which are the intima, media, and adventitia. The artery is made up of the endothelium, smooth muscle, and epithelium. Artery Structure

Function[edit | edit source]

The arteries move oxygenated blood away from the heart and to the entire body.