Body Cavaties

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  1. Protects the nervous system, and is divided into two subdivsions :
    Cranial Cavity
    Vetebral Cavity
    Dorsal Cavity
  2. within the skull and encloses the brain
    Cranial Cavity
  3. Runs within the vetebral and incases the spinal cord
    Vetebral Cavity
  4. Houses the internal organs and is divided into two subdivsions:
    Thoractic
    Abdominopelvic
    Ventral Cavity
  5. Houses a lung
    Pleural Cavity
  6. Contains the perdicardial cavity and surrounds the thoracic organs
    Mediastrum Cavity
  7. Encloses the heart
    Perdicardial Cavity
  8. Seperated from superior thoractic cavity by dome-shaped diagram , composed of two different subdivsions
    -abdominal Cavity
    -Pelvic Cavity
    Abdominalpelvic Cavity
  9. Contains stomach ,intestines, spleen , liver and other organs.
    Abdominal Cavity
  10. Lies within the pelvis and contains the bladder , reproductive organs and rectum
    Pelvis Cavity
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Body Cavaties
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2012-08-31 03:53:25
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