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midline raphe formed by the aponeuroses of the external oblique, internal oblique, and transversus abdominus
innervation of the internal oblique (2 nerves)
5. Identify Muscle
peritoneal fossa between the median and medial umbilical folds.
1. Identify Muscle
the iliohypogastric and ilioinguinal nerves are the terminal branches of what spinal nerve?
10. Identify
. Below the umbilicus, lymphatics drain into what?
6. Identify
rectus abdominus muscles are connected via the _____ ______.
this plane passes through the umbilicus and IV discs between the L4 and L5 planes
true or false: the fascia of the internal and external obliques make up the anterior rectus sheath
the inferior epigastric and the deep circumflex iliac artery are branches of what artery?
double-layer sheets of peritoneum that suspend most of the gut and associated structures from the posterior body wall and provide pathways for blood vessels and nerves to the visce
7. Identify Muscle
4. Identify Muscle
peritoneal fossa lateral to the lateral umbilical fold and potential site for indirect inguinal hernia
layer lining the surface of the organs within the abdomen
3. The membraneous layer of this subcutaneous fascia is known as what?
peritoneal fossa between the medial and lateral umbilical folds and potential sites for direct inguinal hernias
the ilioinguinal nerve emerges from the _______ inguinal ring.
innervation of the external oblique (2 nerves)
the transtubercular plane is located at about what vertebral layer?
innervation of the transversus abdominis (2 nerves)
the musculophrenic and superior epigastric arteries are branches of what artery?
most common type of inguinal hernia
the superficial epigastric and the superficial circumflex iliac are branches of what artery?
this plane passes through the line of the iliac tubercles and the body of L5 vertebra
these folds are lateral to the median umbilical fold and are formed by the occluded parts of the umbilical arteries
The layer lining the abdominal wall, the pelvic wall and pelvic viscera, and the inferior surface of the diaphragm is the _____ ______.
Above the umbilicus, lymphatics drain where?
this plane passes through the inferior border of the 10th costal cartilage on each side
demarcates the transition between the posterior rectus sheath and the transversalis fascia.
space behind the peritoneum of the posterior abdominal wall.
3. The fatty layer of this subcutaneous facia is known as what?
Organs that have a mesentery are called what?
this fold is a remnant of the urachus and it extends from the aoex of the urinary bladder to the umbilicus
8. Identify Muscle
5. Innervation of Muscle (2 nerves)
True or False: The retroperitoneal space is within the peritoneal cavity.
the ilioinguinal nerve runs on the spermatic cord in males. It runs on the ___ ____ in females.
longest portion of the small intestine
9. Identify
Organs without a mesentery are called what?
the subcostal plane is located at what vertebral level?
2. Identify
a potential space between the parietal peritoneum lining the body wall and visceral peritoneum covering the abdominal organs.
infection and inflammation of the peritoneum
the superficial epigastric artery is a branch of what artery?
the surgical puncture of the peritoneal cavity for the aspiration or drainage of fluid
excess fluid in the peritoneal cavity is called
this plane passes from the midpoints of the clavicles to the midinguinal points.
these folds are lateral to the medial umbilical folds and cover the inferior epigastric vessels
the aponeuroses of the muscles of the abdominal wall form a sheath that encloses the rectus abdominus called?
the abdominal cavity is bound superiorly by what?
1. Innervation of Muscle (2 nerves)

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