This system of the human body includes the skin hair and nails?
The intergumentary system is the largest system in the body and includes the skin, the hair, the nails, the nerves and the sweat glands. It provides a physical barrier between the internal human body and the external world. Without it our organs would be exposed to bacteria, the environment we live in and disease.
The major systems of the human body are: Cardiovascular system: the blood circulation with heart, arteries and veins Digestive system: processing food with mouth, esophagus, stomach and intestines. Endocrine system: communicating within the body using hormones Urinary system: eliminating wastes from the body Immune system: defending against disease-causing agents (includes the Lymphatic system) Integumentary system: skin, hair and nails Muscular system: moving the body with muscles Nervous system: collecting, transferring and processing information with brain…