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What is the difference between the peritoneal cavity in males and females?
Female open at uterine tube
List the intraperitoneal organs
1st part Duodenum
Jejenum and ileum
Cecum and Appendix
Transverse and Sigmoid Colon
List the Secondarily retroperitoneal organs
Duodenum 2nd and 3rd
Ascending and descending colon
What is the significance of the Pouch of Morison?
Fluid pools here due to gravity in the supine position
What is the purpose of the left and right paracolic gutter?
Communication between the supracolic and infracolic
What are the 5 umbilical folds?
2 Lateral (Inf epigastric vessels)
2 Medial (Obliterated umbilical arteries)
1 Median (Obliterated urachus)
What is the other name for the Pouch of Douglas?
Retrovesicle pouch (Males)
Retrouterine pouch (Females)
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