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Having to do with the circulation, the movement of fluid in a regular or circuitous course. Although the adjective circulatory need not necessarily refer to the circulation of the blood, for all practical purposes today it does. A circulatory problem is taken usually to be a problem with the blood circulation, for example with heart failure.

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reproductive sytem

... the questions might throw you off a bit. Start by thinking big. Everything in the body needs oxygen and a blood supply, both of which link to the circulatory and respiratory systems. Whilst parts are autonomous the vast majority requires messages from the CNS to perform its functions correctly, ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:49 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: reproductive sytem
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Re: Help with biological metaphor?

... or vice versa. Alternatively, you could look at the nervous system as a whole for the managerial aspects (locus of decision making), and the circulatory system for the financial (flow of money). I am pretty sure that'll do it for you. I am also writing a PhD dissertation. However, mine is ...

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by Gaudwin
Mon Jun 17, 2013 12:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with biological metaphor?
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Comparative animal physiology

The comparative study of the disfunction of the heart and circulatory system. ??what are these disfunctions??

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by fitzkefas
Thu Dec 27, 2012 4:31 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Comparative animal physiology
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Book recommendation for exam

... anatomy of various systems of vertebrates (integument and its derivatives, endoskeleton, locomotory organs, digestive system, respiratory system, circulatory system including heart and aortic arches; urino-genital system, brain and sense organs (eye and ear).

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by bertstare
Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:19 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Book recommendation for exam
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Blue Blood For A Science Project

... vial. The person who decided 100 years or so ago to start depicting venous blood with blue color in all the anatomical drawings describing the circulatory system must have never guessed how much confusion it ends up causing in the USA :P

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by biohazard
Thu Sep 27, 2012 9:08 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blue Blood For A Science Project
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