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What is Basic Metabolic Functions ?

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The basic metabolic functions of the body means the activities or processes [biochemical and physiological] which constantly go on to maintain vital organs of life as well as temperature,blood pressure,and hoemostasis.Example:Krebs cycle of oxidizing glucose and ketone fuels which release water and active energy or ATP ,carbondioxide and acid radicals, as its bye products,heart and medulla control of blood pressure via the cardiac accelerating centre inthe pons and medulla oblongata.

When they cease coldness and clamminess of the extremities show up in shock and death follows within minutes.