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you've entered a gross anatomy lab in a medical school. you notice something odd about the cadavers. The skin of the thorax has been removed; the muscles, arteries, and veins are exposed. The thorax is exposed, and the hearts and lungs have been cleared of the pleura and pericardium. the rest of the cadaver, however still intact. which approach to the study of gross anatomy must they be using ?

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Anatomy is a branch of natural science that deals with the study of structure and form of living organisms. It is studied using both invasive and non-invasive methods.

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There are several approaches used in anatomy to investigate the form and function of the body. Two such approaches are systemic approach and regional approach.

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Systemic approach or systemic anatomy is the study of muscles, blood vessels, and bones. Regional approach or regional anatomy is the study o...

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