Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_cavity

A body cavity is any fluid-filled space in a multicellular organism other than those of vessels ... The brain and spinal cord are protected by the bones of the skull and vertebral column and by cerebrospinal fluid, a colorless fluid produced by the ...

wps.aw.com/wps/media/objects/451/462581/CH01/html/ch1_5_2.html

The dorsal body cavity contains the brain and spinal cord. ... abdominopelvic cavity, enclosed by the abdominal wall and by the bones and ... These organs are surrounded by moist internal spaces that permit expansion and ... The internal organs that are partially or completely enclosed by these cavities are called viscera.

anatomyandphysiologyi.com/body-cavities-and-membranes

May 19, 2013 ... The dorsal body cavity protects organs of the nervous system and has two subdivisions. ... The thoracic cavity is surrounded by the ribs and muscles in the chest. ... feedback mechanisms · Function and Classification of Bones.

www.dummies.com/education/science/anatomy/anatomical-body-cavities

Medical and crime shows have made body cavities all too familiar, and ... Dorsal cavity: Bones of the cranial portion of the skull and vertebral column, toward the ...

www.answers.com/Q/Cavity_surrounded_by_the_hip_bone

pelvic cavity. ... Your hip and back bone take the same interesting role in your body. ... What body cavity is totally surrounded by bone and provides very good ...

www.britannica.com/science/thoracic-cavity

It is enclosed by the ribs, the vertebral column, and the sternum, or breastbone, and is separated from the abdominal cavity (the body's largest hollow space) by ...

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/abdominal+cavity

abdominal cavity the cavity of the body between the diaphragm above and the ... cranial cavity the space enclosed by the bones of the cranium. ... and associated tissues and blood and lymphatic vessels, surrounded by the abdominal fascia.

www.slideshare.net/robswatski/biol-121-lecture-review

Aug 26, 2014 ... 121: Chp 1 Lecture Review: An introduction to the Human Body I II. .... The (3) body cavity is totally surrounded by the bone and provides very ...

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Anatomy_and_Physiology_of_Animals/Body_Organisation

3 Vertebrate Bodies; 4 Body Cavities; 5 Organs; 6 Generalised Plan Of The .... Blood, bone, tendons, cartilage, fibrous connective tissue and fat (adipose) tissue are all classed .... In the thoracic cavity the heart and lungs are surrounded by their own .... However, even these are not completely straightforward especially when ...