space containing brain, pituitary gland
lungs, heart, esophagus, trachea, bronchial tubes, thymus gland, aorta (large artery)
space within the spinal column (backbones) containing the spinal cord
centrally located space between lungs.
space below the chest containing organs such as liver, stomach, gallbladder and intestines
rectum, urinary bladder, urethra and ureters; uterus and vagina
muscle separating the abdominal and thoracic cavities; moves up and down, aids in breathing.
pertaining to the back.
double layered membrane surrounding the abdominal organs
double layered membrane surrounding each lung
space between the pleural membranes
pertaining to the front