abdominal region trunk below diaphragm divided into quadrants divided into nine

Abdominal region trunk below diaphragm divided into

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abdominal region = trunk below diaphragm divided into quadrants divided into nine regions by tic-tac-toe grid Appendicular region = upper & lower limbs upper limb arm (brachial region), forearm (antebrachial region), wrist (carpal region), hand (manual region), fingers (digits) lower limb thigh (femoral region), leg (crural region), ankle (tarsal region), foot (pedal region), toes (digits)
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Abdominal Quadrants and Regions Quadrants Right upper quadrant Left upper quadrant Right lower quadrant Left lower quadrant Regions Subcostal line Inguinal region Hypochondriac region Hypogastric region Umbilical region Epigastric region Lumbar region Intertubercular line Midclavicular line
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Right upper quadrant (RUQ) Right lower quadrant (RLQ) Left upper quadrant (LUQ) Left lower quadrant (LLQ) Abdominopelvic Quadrants
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Epigastric region Umbilical region Right lumbar region Left lumbar region Right hypochondriac region Left hypochondriac region Hypogastric (pubic) region Right iliac (inguinal) region Left iliac (inguinal) region Liver Gallbladder Ascending colon of large intestine Small intestine Appendix Cecum Diaphragm Stomach Descending colon of large intestine Transverse colon of large intestine Initial part of sigmoid colon Urinary bladder (a) Nine regions delineated by four planes (b) Anterior view of the nine regions showing the superficial organs Abdominopelvic Regions (Nine)
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Body Cavities Major body cavities Dorsal Cavity: cranial cavity vertebral canal Ventral Cavity thoracic cavity abdominopelvic cavity abdominal cavity pelvic cavity Cranial cavity Thoracic cavity Diaphragm Abdominal cavity Pelvic cavity (a) Left lateral view Vertebral canal
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  • Spring '14
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  • abdominopelvic cavity, Pelvic cavity, Abdominal cavity, Peritoneum

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