Anatomical Terms Used to Describe Body Parts

  1. The Largest body cavities are...
    Dorsal cavity and ventral cavity
  2. Dorsal Cavity divided into
    cranial cavity and the spinal cavity
  3. Crainal Cavity houses
    The brain
  4. Spinal Cavity houses the
    spinal cord
  5. Ventral Cavity is divided into
    thoracic cavity and abdominopelvic cavity
  6. Diaphragm divides
    the thoracic and abdominopelvic
  7. Thoracic Cavity houses
    • lungs
    • heart
    • esophagus
    • trachea
  8. Abdominopelvic Cavity
    is divided into a superior and inferior pelvic cavity. Houses the stomach, small and large intestines, gallbladder, liver, spleen, kidneys, and pancreas
  9. Pelvic Cavity
    • Bladder
    • internal reproductive organs
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Anatomical Terms Used to Describe Body Parts
Body Cavities and Abdominal Regions