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15 Cards in this Set

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Axial Portion
this includes the head neck and trunk
appendicular portion
which includes the upper and lower lumbs
Dorsal Cavity
A hollow space in the posterior portion of the body containing the cranial cavity and vertebral canal
Ventral Cavity
hollow place within the body including the thoracic abdominal adn pelvic cavities
Organs within the Ventral cavity
Cranial CAvity
which houses the brain
Vertebral Canal
which contains the spinal cord adn is surrounded by sections of the backbone
Thoracic Cavity
Hollow place whithin the chest
Abdominopelvic Cavity
The space between the diaphragm adn the lower portion of the trunk of the body
A sheetlike structure largely composed of skeletal muscle and connective tissue that separates the thoracic and abdominal cavities.
this separates the thorax into two compartments that contain the right adn left lungs.
abdominal cavity
The space between the diaphragm and the pelvic inlet the contains the abdominal viscera
Pelvic Cavity
The portion of the abdominopelvic cvity enclosed by the pelvic bones
Serous Membranes
Membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to hte outside of the body
Pleural Membranes
Serous membranes that enclose the lungs