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Outline of physiology

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to physiology:

Physiology – scientific study of the normal function in living systems.[1] A branch of biology, its focus is in how organisms, organ systems, organs, cells, and biomolecules carry out the chemical or physical functions that exist in a living system.[2]


What type of thing is physiology?Edit

Physiology can be described as all of the following:

Branches of physiologyEdit

History of physiologyEdit

General physiology conceptsEdit

Physiology organizationsEdit

Physiology publicationsEdit

Persons influential in physiologyEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Prosser, C. Ladd (1991). Comparative Animal Physiology, Environmental and Metabolic Animal Physiology (4th ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Liss. pp. 1–12. ISBN 0-471-85767-X.
  2. ^ Hall, John (2011). Guyton and Hall textbook of medical physiology (12th ed.). Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders/Elsevier. p. 3. ISBN 978-1-4160-4574-8.

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