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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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
  • celiac region
  • adult abdomen
has relational adjective
  • celiac
  • abdominal
id
  • UBERON:0000916