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The body contains ___ major closed cavities. _____ and _____
Dorsal Cavity and Ventral Cavity.
The Dorsal Cavity is subdivided into:
The Cranial and Spinal Cavities.
These contain the brain and the spinal cord.
The Ventral Cavity is subdivided into:
The thoracic and abdomniopelvic cavity.
The Thoracic cavity houses:
The heart and lungs.
The abdominopelvic Cavity contains:
The liver, digestive organs, and reproductive structures.
pertaining to lungs
Pertaining to body cavity walls
Lines internal body walls
Membrane that covers and protects organs
separates the serosa (clear watery fluid)