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Liver
...  liver is the most crucial part of the body located inside the Diaphragm and is kept safe as it resides inside the rib cage. It plays a vital role in the growth, immunization, nutrition, and reproduction. A liver disease can disrupt any of these vital processes. Let us see the structure, positioning, and some functions of the liver. It is the biggest internal organ of the adult human body. The  ...

Lungs
...  and the airways is to bring in fresh air, rich in oxygen and as well as to get rid of carbon dioxide waste made by the cells. They also regulate the concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood. The Diaphragm and the intercostal muscles, which are the muscles located between the ribs, contract and expand the chest cavity as you inhale. The pressure in the chest cavity below the outside pressure  ...

Eyeball
...  have brown to black iris, it means more melanin is in your eyes. The melanin protects your eyes from too much light. When the light enters the pupil, the iris functions the same way like the iris Diaphragm in the microscope. It regulates the amount of light entering the eyes. It accomplishes the task with the aid of the smooth muscles sphincter pupillae and the dilator pupillae. Retina The  ...

Skeletal Muscles
...  at the absence of your control. However, there are some skeletal muscles that are, at the same time, subconsciously controlled. Even without asking them to contract, they shorten. An example is the Diaphragm that causes you to inhale and exhale air, even without consciously controlling it. Location and Function You see the striated muscles in parts of your body where there is bone, such the  ...

Abdominal Aorta
...  the abdominal area, it is easy to see its significance in the human circulatory system as a whole. The abdominal aorta starts out nearly at the same level as the diaphragm. It is located behind the Diaphragm and it crosses the aortic hiatus near the T12 vertebral level. From there, it goes down in the anterior section of the vertebral column and the posterior wall of the abdomen while following  ...

Branches Of the Aorta Thoracic Section
...  arteries - it is the segmental posterior intercostal arteries that provide blood supply to the thorax wall and the intercostal muscles. Diaphragm- the one meeting the blood supply needs of the Diaphragm is the phrenic  ...

Branches Of The Aorta Abdominal Region
...  aorta abdominal region is located between the Diaphragm and the fourth lumbar vertebrate. This region is separated into left and right common iliac arteries. Composing the first branch of the aorta abdominal region are the inferior phrenic arteries, then the celiac trunk. The celiac trunk is solitary and is composed of three arteries namely: splenic artery, left gastric artery and the common  ...


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