Activity 5: Locating Abdominal Surface Regions and other Body Cavities
Name the body cavities.
Oral cavity function?
The cavity where food and drinks first enter. It also houses the tongue and teeth.
Nasal cavity function?
The cavity where scents feed into.
Orbital cavity function?
Houses the eyes in an anterior position.
Synovial cavity function?
They are joint cavities and surround movable joints of the body. Membranes in this cavity secrete a lubricating fluid that reduces friction of enclosed structures moving across one another.