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THe membrane covering external surface of the organs with in the cavity
Visceral Serosa
The membrane lining the cavity walls
Parietal Serosa
Cavity that contains the digestive viscera
Abdominal cavity
Cavity that contains abdominal cavity and pelvic cavity
Abdominopelvic cavity
Cavity that contains the heart and lungs
Thoracic cavity
Cavity that contains the thoracic and abdominopelvic cavities
Ventral body cavity
Cavity that contains the cranial cavity and the vertebral cavity
Dorsal body cavity
Cavity where the spinal cord is located
Vertebral cavity
Cavity that encloses the brain
Cranial cavity
toward or at the body surface
Superficial
away from the body surface
Deep
Near the trunk or attached end
proximal
Farther from the trunk or point of attachment
Distal
backside
Dorsal
Bellyside
Ventral
Toward the head
Cephalad
Toward the tail
Caudal
Toward the midline
Medial
Away from the median plane
Lateral
Cavity that contains the bladder, reproductive organs and rectum
Pelvic Cavity
Front
Anterior
Back
Posterior
Above
Superior
Below
Inferior
Divides body into superior and inferiror parts
Transverse Plane
Divides body into anterior and posterior parts
Frontal plane
A plane that runs longitudinally and divides the body into right and left parts
Sagittal plane
Area of the spinal column
Vertebral
Calf or posterior surface of the leg
Sural
Scpula or shoulder blade area
Scapular
region between the hips
Sacral
Relating to head, neck and trunk, the axis of the body
Axial
Relating to limbs and their attachments to the axis
Appendicular
Pertaining to the anterior body trunk region inferior to the ribs
Abdominal
Pertaining to the point of the shoulder
Acromial
Pertaining to the forearm
Antebrachial
Pertaining to the anterior surface of the elbow
Antecubital
Pertaining to the armpit
Axillary
Pertaining to the arm
Brachial
Pertaining to the check
Buccal
Pertaining to the wrist
Carpal
Pertaining to the neck region
Cervical
Pertaining to the hip
Coxal
Pertaining to the leg
Crural
Pertaining to the fingers or toes
Digital
Pertaining to the thigh
Femoral
Pertaining to the forehead
Frontal
Pertaining to the great toe
Hallux
Pertaining to the groin
Inguinal
Pertaining to the breast
Mammary
Pertaining to the chin
Mental
Pertaining to the nose
Nasal
Pertaining to the mouth
Oral
Pertaining to the bony eye socket (orbit)
Orbital
Palm of hand
Palmar
Anterior knee (kneecap) region
Patellar
Foot
Pedal
Pelvis region
Pelvic
Side of the leg
Fibular
Thumb
Pollex
Genital region
Pubic
Region of the breastbone
Sternal
ankle
Tarsal
Chest
Thoracic
navel
Umbilical
Heal of foot
Calcaneal
head
Cephalic
back
Dorsum
Buttocks or rump
Gluteal
area of the back between the ribs and hips; the loin
Lumbar
hand
Manus
posterior aspect of the head or base of the skull
Occipital
posterior aspect of the elbow
Olecranal
ear
Otic
region between the anus and external genitalia
Perineal
sole of the foot
Plantar
back of the knee
Popliteal