Flashcards in Body Cavities Deck (14):
Cavity that contains the brain.
Cavity that contains spinal chord.
Together the cranial and vertebral cavity make the ________ cavity.
The Thoracic and Abdominal cavity are separated by which muscle?
Includes thoracic and abdominopelvic cavities separated by abdominal diaphragm
What is the cavity that contains the lungs?
Membrane that encloses the heart.
Pericardial sac/membrane. Also has a parietal and visceral layer.
Located superior pericardial cavity
Contains digestive viscera
Contains urinary bladder, reproductive organs and rectum
Together the abdominal and pelvic cavity make
The abdominopelvic cavity
Thin double layered membrane covering walls of cavity and organs
Part of serous membrane that lines cavity walls