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HST I--Cavitiesofthehumanbody

HST I--Cavitiesofthehumanbody






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    •  Ventral cavity-this is made up of the anterior part of the body and is comprised of the thoracic and abdominopelvic areas.  Dorsal cavity-this spans from cranial cavity down to spinal cavity all the way to pelvic cavity
    •  Thoracic- this means chest, thoracic can include lungs and heart, ribs skin and muscles of the chest  Pleural- this is the area that surrounds the lungs
    •  Pelvic cavity-this is the area surrounded by the pelvic bones. It will include reproductive organs, urinary bladder and rectum  Abdominal cavity- this is your tummy! It is located between the thoracic and pelvic cavities. It holds your stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, intestines, spleen
    •  Mediastinum- this is middle of the chest. It contains the heart, esophagus, trachea, lymph nodes and thymus (if they are a child it is larger organ that helps with the immune system, it begins to disintegrate after puberty and the older the adult becomes, the smaller the gland
    •  Pericardial-this is a space directly around the heart, it has 2 layers and fluid (juicy) between layers.
    •  Digestion takes place in the__________ cavity  A person having a heart attack may experience pain in the _________________ cavity  A person with a terrible case of “heart burn” will experience pain in the __________________ cavity
    •  The area of the body that includes the front, but not the head or legs in called?  The area that touches the seat on the Mr. Freeze ride is called?  If a person had pain directly around the heart it would be considered?____________________  If you have asthma, you might feel some pain with coughing in the ____________________ cavity  If you drank too much water, and you’ve been in class for 2 H, you may feel the __________________________ cavity fill up with fluid  Thant’s all folks! _