Results for: Abdomen

In Vital Signs

What is an abdomen?

It is the area below your lungs from the diaphragm down to where the legs join. It contains the major internal body organs apart from the brain, lungs and heart.
In Animal Life

What is a cicadas abdomen?

The third part of a cicada's body that plays music (buzzing noise)with two drums (blood pumped)
In Skeletal System

What are the regions of the abdomen?

nine regions: right hypochondriac, epigastric, left hypochondriac, left lumbar, umbilical, right lumbar, left inguinal, hypogastric, right inguinal . Abdomen is sectioned i ( Full Answer )
In Health

What does your abdomen do?

Your abdomen is another name for your stomach, so it digests food with a strong acid. If the food the you eat is too strong for the acid, it gets stored in your appendix.
In Muscular System

Muscles of the abdomen?

i dont know i am the one asking the question *rectus abdominis *aponeurosis of internal oblique *transversus abdominis *aponeurosis of external oblique
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What are the layers of the abdomen?

1. skin 2. subcutaneous layer 3. camper's fascia 4. scarpa's fascia 5. external oblique muscle 6. internal oblique muscle 7. transversus abdominis muscle 8. transversalis fas ( Full Answer )
In Health

How does the Abdomen work?

The abdomen primarily is a storage unit that also serves as the first area that attacks and starts the process of breaking down food ingested, so the food can be transported d ( Full Answer )
In Conditions and Diseases

What is ascites of abdomen?

Ascites of the abdomen is basically when fluid accumulates in your tummy. Symptoms include pain or discomfort in you tummy, shortness of breath and vomiting. In severe cases a ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is known as abdomen?

The abdomen is the posterior region of the body trunk of animals. In vertebrates it contains the stomach and intestines and the organs of excretion and reproduction. It is par ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

What is the gland of the abdomen?

Glands located in the abdomen include cardiac glands, fundic glands, and pyloric glands. There are different types of cells that are found at different layers in each of these ( Full Answer )