Abdominal Regions and Limits Quiz

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What separates the thoracic and abdominal cavities?


Which plane demarcates the superior limit of the true pelvis?

Pelvic inlet

Which muscles are arranged in three layers in the anterolateral abdominal wall?

External abdominal oblique, internal abdominal oblique, transversus abdominis

Which layer of the anterior abdominal wall is also known as Camper's fascia?

Superficial fatty layer of superficial fascia

What is the overlap point of the thoracic and abdominal cavities?

Opposite the lower 7 ribs

Where do the muscles of the anterolateral abdominal wall extend from inferiorly?

Iliac crest and inguinal ligament

Test your knowledge of the regions and limits of the abdomen with this quiz. Learn about the division of the abdomen into 9 regions and the superior and inferior limits of the abdominal cavity.

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