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  1. Which cavities does the postior aspect contain?
    • Cranial cavity
    • Vertebral canal
  2. What does the cranail cavity house?
    Formed by the crainium; houses brain.
  3. What does Vertebral canal house?
    Formed by the vertebral column; contains spinal cord
  4. What are the ventral cavities?
    • Thoracic cavity
    • Abdominopelvic cavity
  5. What cavities make up the thoracic cavity?
    • Mediastinum cavity
    • Pericardial cavity
    • Pleural cavity
  6. What cavities make up the Abdominopelvic cavity?
    • Abdominal cavity
    • Pelvic cavity
  7. What does the Mediastinum cavity house?
    • Contains the pericardial cavity.
    • thymus
    • trachea
    • esophagus
    • major blood vessels
  8. What does the Pericardial cavity house?
    The heart
  9. What does the Pleural cavity house?
  10. What does the Abdominal cavity house?
    • Stomach
    • Spleen
    • Liver
    • Pancreas
    • Small intestine
    • Most of large intestine
    • Kidneys
    • Ureters
  11. What does the Pelvic cavity house?
    • Urinary bladder and urethra
    • Internal reproductive organs
    • Some of the large intestine
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Body cavities
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