The abdomen, commonly called the stomach, is the part of the trunk situated between the thorax and the pelvis
. It is made up of numerous abdominal muscles
, the digestive system surrounded by the peritoneum
, the urinary tract
with the kidneys
, the bladder, the ureters, the masculine or feminine genital organ, other organs including the liver
, the spleen
, the pancreas
, the gall bladder or the adrenal glands
, and nerves and blood
vessels which ensure the nerve impulses and blood supply of all these organs.
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Latest update on August 19, 2014 at 12:24 PM by christelle.b.