Comparative Circulatory Studies of Diving and Asphyxia
The diving mammals possess several adaptations which are related to their aquatic existence, some of which are of interest to medical science. They have special morphological features concerned with underwater propulsion and temperature regulation, but I will discuss here some physiological aspects of their abilities as divers.
KeywordsHarbor Seal Elephant Seal Weddell Seal Limb Blood Flow Special Morphological Feature
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