Anatomy - Abdomen

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Abdomen Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The chamber enclosed by the abdominal wall contains a single large peritoneal cavity, which freely communicates with the pelvic cavity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The ___________ houses major elements of the gastrointestinal system, as well as the spleen and parts of the urinary system.
  • 3. 
    Material can be expelled from the airway by forced expiration using the __________ muscles, as in coughing or sneezing.
  • 4. 
    Lateral parts of the abdominal wall are predominantly formed by three layers of muscles, which are similar in orientation to the intercostal muscles of the _______ abdominis,  _______ oblique, and ________ oblique. 
  • 5. 
    Anteriorly, a segmented muscle (the rectus abdominis) on each side spans the distance between the inferior thoracic wall and the pelvis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False