abdominopelvic cavity


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abdominopelvic cavity

[TA]
the combined and continuous abdominal and pelvic cavities.
See also: abdominal cavity.
Synonym(s): cavitas abdominis et pelvis [TA]

abdominopelvic cavity

[-pel′vik]
the space between the diaphragm and the groin. There is no structurally distinct separation between the abdomen and pelvic regions.

ab·dom·i·no·pel·vic cav·i·ty

(ab-dom'i-nō-pel'vik kav'i-tē) [TA]
The combined and continuous abdominal and pelvic cavities.
See also: abdominal cavity