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introduces the human body asnd the terminology that is involve with it.


the study of the structure of the body


study of how the body functions

gross anatomy

the study of the structural features of the body without a microscope


The study of cells


The study of tissues


the maintenance of a constant internal enviorment.


changes in activity that maintane homeostasis in direct response to changes in the local enviorment.

extrinsic regulation

results from the activities of the nervous or endocrine system.


lying face up. with palms facing anteriorly


lying face down, with the palms facing the floor


a median septum of partition between two parts of an organ or paired cavities of the body

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