The language of Anatomy Flashcards


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Contains the small intestine

Abdominopelvic and Abdominal Cavity

2

The most protective body cavity

Vertebral

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Its name means belly

Abdominal

4

houses the female reproductive organs

Abdominopelvic Cavity

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contained within the skull and vertebrl column

Dorsal body cavity

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its walls are muscular

abdominal cavity

7

bounded by the ribs

thorasic cavity

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contains the heart

thorasic cavity

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What are the bony landmarks of the abdominopelvic cavity

Pelvic cavity

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Describe the human anatomical position

the body is erect with feet slightly apart, head and toes pointed forward and arms hanging at the sides with palms facing forward.

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Name 2 organs found in the right lower quadrant

cecum and appendix

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Name 2 organs found in the left upper quadrant

stomach and diaphram

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Pertaining to the point of the shoulder

Acromial

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Relating to limbs and their attachments to the axis

Appendicular

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The _________ plane runs longitudinally and divides the body into right and left parts.

Sagittal

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The term superficial refers to a structure that is:

toward or at the body surface

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In the anatomy surface, what refers to the division relating to the head, neck, and trunk of the body

Axial

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Name the muscle that subdivides the ventral body cavity

Thorasic Cavity

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Section

A cut through the body or organ that is made along a particular plane

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what organ would you expect to find i the thoracic cavity surrounded by the pericardium

Heart

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Which organ system would not be represented in any of the body cavities

Skin