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Abdominopelvic Surface & Cavity

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RUQ
right upper quadrant
LUQ
left upper quadrant
RLQ
right lower quadrant
LLQ
left lower quadrant
umbilical region
the centermost region deep to and surrounding the umbilicus (navel)
epigastric region
located superior to the umbilical region
hypogastric region
located inferior to the umbilical region
right iliac or inguinal region
located lateral to the hypogastric region; superior part of the hip bone;
right lumbar
lateral to the umbilical region (right)
left lumbar
lateral the umbilical region (left)
left iliac or inguinal region
located lateral to the hypogastric region; superior part of the hip bone (left)
right hypochondriac region
lies lateral to the epigastric region (right)
left hypochondriac region
lies lateral to the epigastric region (left)
organs in right hypochondriac region
liver and galbladder
organs in left hypochondriac region
diaphragm
organs in epigastric region
stomach
organs in right lumbar region
ascending colon of large intestine
organs in umbilical region
small intestine
organs in left lumbar region
descending colon of large intestine
organs in right iliac/inguinal region
appendix
organs in hypogastric region
urinary bladder