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What cavity is the brain located in?

Cranial Cavity

What cavity is the spinal cord located in?

Vertebral Cavity

The cranial and vertebral cavity are located in what cavity?

Dorsal Cavity

What cavity are the heart and lungs located in?

Thoracic Cavity

What organ divides the thoracic cavity and the abdominal cavity?


What cavity are the digestive viscera located in?

Abdominal Cavity

What cavity are the bladder, reproductive organs and rectum located in?

Pelvic Cavity

What combined body cavity is located inferior to the thoracic cavity?

Abdomino-pelvic Cavity

The thoracic cavity and the abdomino-pelvic cavity are located in what body cavity?

Ventral Cavity

What are the three ventral body cavity membranes called?

Parietal Serosa, Visceral Serosa and Serous Fluid

What lines internal body walls?

Parietal Serosa

What covers the internal organs?

Visceral Serosa

What separates the serosae?

Serous Fluid

What are the cavities of the mouth and digestive organs?

Oral Cavity and Digestive Cavity

What cavity is located within and posterior to the nose?

Nasal Cavity

What cavity is the home for the eyes?

Orbital Cavity

What cavity contains the bones (ossicles) that transmit sound vibrations?

Middle Ear Cavity

What are the joint cavities?

Synovial Cavities

What organs are in the right upper quadrant (RUQ)?

Liver and Gallbladder

What organs are in the left upper quadrant (LUQ)?

Stomach, Pancreas and Spleen

What organs are in the right lower quadrant (RLQ)?

Small Intestine, Large Intestine and Appendix

What organs are in the left lower quadrant (LLQ)?

Small Intestine and Large Intestine

What body cavity is home to the lungs?

Pleural Cavities

What body cavity contains the pericardial cavity and surrounds the remaining thoracic organs?

Mediastinum Cavity

What cavity encloses the heart?

Pericardial Cavity

What cavities make up the thoracic cavity?

Two pleural cavities, the mediastinum and the pericardial cavity.

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