Abdominopelvic cavity

What is Abdominopelvic cavity?

Abdominopelvic cavity meaning The abdominopelvic cavity is subdivided into the abdominal portion containing the liver, gallbladder, stomach, spleen, pancreas, small and large intestines, kidneys, ureters; and the pelvic portion containing the bladder, rectum, sigmoid colon, and reproductive organs. Supportive and protective serous membranes covering these organs are classified, in general, as peritoneum.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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