SYSTEM
ORGAN MOUSE
HUMAN
Nervous
brain
  simple
complex
peripheral nerves
     
sensory organs
     
  sight
Harderian glands, lacrimal glands (extraorbital)
 
  smell
pheromones
 
  touch
vibrisae
 
  sound
   
  taste
   
neuroendocrine
     
Endocrine
pituitary
     
thyroid
     
parathyroid
     
adrenal
  extra-adrenal
 
Circulatory
heart
     
vessels
     
Hematopoietic
thymus
  persists in adult
atrophies in adult
spleen
  hematopoietic
lymphoid
marrow
  hematopoietic
hematopoietic
lymphatic
     
liver
  hematopoietic
 
Respiratory
bronchial tree
  non-cartillagenous
cartillagenous
lung
  one to four lobes 2 to 3 lobes
Digestive
mouth
     
salivary glands
  sexual dimorphism
 
esophagus
     
stomach
  cardia squamous
 
small bowel
     
large bowel
     
anus
  no rectum
 
liver
  lobation
 
pancreas
  large islets  
Cutaneous
epidermis
  3-5 cells
10 cells
pilosebaceous
  whole body
 
dermis
  carnosus muscle
platsymus
eccrine
  restricted to paws
 
mammary gland
  ten;TEB
two;TDLU
Skeletal muscular
bone
     
cartillage
     
skeletal muscle
     
Genitourinary
kidney
  sexual dimorphism
 
ureter
     
bladder
     
urethra
     
Female
    estrus-5 day cycles
menses-30 day cycles
ovary
  bursal sac
 
uterus
  bicornuate
 
vagina
  major cycles
minor cycles
Male
       
testes
  retractable  
prostate
  six lobes
single organ
seminal vesicles
  large
small
ampullary gland
  present none
penis
  os bacculus
 
    BUG
 
    urethral diverticulum
 
    submucosal glands
 
    prepucial gland