Thoracic and Abdominal Cavity Membranes Serous membrane Visceral layer Parietal

Thoracic and abdominal cavity membranes serous

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Thoracic and Abdominal Cavity Membranes Serous membrane Visceral layer Parietal layer Pleura Visceral pleura Parietal pleura Pericardium Visceral pericardium Parietal pericardium Peritoneum Visceral peritoneum Parietal peritoneum
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Mediastinum Pericardial cavity Parietal   pericardium Visceral   pericardium Left pleural cavity Right pleural cavity Parietal pleura Visceral pleura Diaphragm (a) Anterior view of thoracic cavity
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Sternum (c) Inferior view of transverse section of thoracic cavity POSTERIOR ANTERIOR Parietal pericardium PERICARDIAL  CAVITY Visceral pericardium Heart Esophagus Aorta Vertebral column  (backbone) Spinal cord Parietal pleura RIGHT PLEURAL  CAVITY Visceral pleura Skin Right lung Rib View MEDIAL LATERAL
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(d) Layers of the pericardium and pleura Parietal pericardium Pericardial cavity Visceral pericardium Fibrous pericardium Visceral pleura  (covering lung) Parietal pleura  (covering fibrous  pericardium) Parietal pleura  (lining  rib cage) Pleural cavity Parietal pleura  (covering diaphragm) Right lung Heart Diaphragm
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Spleen Left lobe of liver Stomach Transverse colon of  large intestine Descending colon of  large intestine Urinary bladder Right lobe of liver Gallbladder Ascending colon of large intestine Small intestine Cecum Appendix (c) Anterior superficial view of organs in  abdominopelvic regions
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5 Major Peritoneal Folds 1) Greater Omentum 1) Falciform Ligament 1) Lesser Omentum 1) Mesentery 1) Mesocolon Transverse Sigmoid
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  • Spring '11
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  • Human Anatomy, cavity, Peritoneal cavity, Peritoneum, GI Tract

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