Left lobe and medial part of the right lobe of the liver. pyloric portion and lesser curvature of the stomach. superior and descending portions of the duodenum .body and superior portion of the head of the pancreas. right and left adrenal glands
right lobe of the liver, gallblader, superior third of right kidney
left hypochondriac (aka splenic)
body and fundus of stomach, spleen, left colic flexure. superior 2/3 of left kidney, tail of pancreas
middle portion of transverse colon, inferior part of duodenum, jejunum, ilieum, bifurcations (branching) of abdominal aorta, inferior vena cava
superior part of cecumascending colonright colic (hepatic) flexure inferior lateral portion of right kidney, small intestine
Urinary bladder when full, small intestine, part of sigmoid colon
Right iliac (inguinal)
lower end of the cecum, appendix, small intestine
left iliac (inguinal)
Junction of descending and sigmoid parts of colon, small intestine
teeth and tongue
located within the nose and divided into the right and left portion of the nasal septum. several air filled sinuses are associated with this cavity. Frontal, Sphenoidal, Ethmoidal, Maxillary.
contains the eyes, associated muscles and nerves
Thoracic and Abdominal Membranes
Paretial membrane - membrane attached to wall of a cavity. Visceral membrane - membrane associated with and internal organ. Pleural - lungs Pericardial - heart Peritoneal - abdominal wall
head, neck, and trunk
arms and legs
Dorsal body cavity
near the posterior portion of the body
formed by cranial bones containing the brain
formed by the vertebrae containing the spinal cord
Ventral body cavity
near the anterior portion of the body, its walls are composed of skin, connective tissue, bone, muscle, and the serous membranes. The organs within this cavity are called viscera. the two major portions (Thoracic and Abdomninopelvic) are split.
chest cavity. superior half, further divided up into two pleural cavities.
lower cavity, can be divided in many ways.
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