The subdivision of the vertebrate body between the thorax and pelvis. The ventral part of the abdomen contains the abdominal cavity and visceral organs. The dorsal part includes the abdominal section of the vertebral column. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

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Term information

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Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

definition

The subdivision of the vertebrate body between the thorax and pelvis. The ventral part of the abdomen contains the abdominal cavity and visceral organs. The dorsal part includes the abdominal section of the vertebral column.

editor note

Vertebrate specific. In arthropods 'abdomen' is the most distal section of the body which lies behind the thorax or cephalothorax. If need be we can introduce some grouping class

has exact synonym

abdominopelvic region

abdominopelvis

has related synonym

belly

adult abdomen

celiac region

has relational adjective

celiac

abdominal

id

UBERON:0000916