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What is the pelvis part of

The trunk

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What is e pelvis anatomically

Space or compartment that is surrounded by the pelvic girdle and it is part of the appendicular Skelton of the Lower limb

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What is the part of the pelvis above the pelvic brim? And below pelvic brim?

Greater pelvis is above the pelvic brim and lesser pelvis is below the pelvic brim

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Where does the perineum refer too

Area of trunk that is the surface between thighs and butt

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Perineum includes what

Anus and external genitalia

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The greater pelvis is protection for what

Inferior abdominal viscera

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Pelvic cavity and perineum are separated by what

Pelvic diaphragm

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What are the three coverings of the pelvis

- anterolateral abdominal wall(anterior)
- gluteal region(posteriorly)
- perineum( inferiorly)

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What is the basin shaped ring that connects the vertebral column to the two femurs

Pelvis girdle

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Primary functions of pelvic girdle

- bear weight of upper body
- transfer weight from axial to lower appendicular skeleton
- is the attachment for muscles of locomotion and posture

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What provides attachment for the erectile bodies

The pelvic girdle