Anatomy and Physiology Definitions + the 6 Levels of Organization

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surface_ anatomy focuses on superficial anatomical markings and the internal body structures that relate to the skin covering themcomparative_ anatomy examines similarities and differences in anatomy of different speciescardiovascular_ physiology examines functioning of heart, blood vessels, and bloodneurophysiology_ examines how nerve impulses are propagated throughout nervous systemrespiratory_ physiology studies how respiratory gases are transferred by gas exchange between the lungs and blood vesselsreproductive_ physiology explores how regulation of reproductive hormones can drive reproductive cycle and influence sex cell production and maturationpathophysiology_ investigates relationship between the functioning of an organ system and disease or injury to that organ systemchemical, cellular, tissue, organ, organ system, organismalthe 6 levels of organization