ABDOMEN also called belly is the..


ABDOMEN also called belly is the biological name for the part of the body that contains the stomach, intestines, liver, spleen, and pancreas. It is the part of the body of a vertebrate containing the digestive and reproductive organs.


Stomach is the internal organ in which the major part of the digestion of food occurs, being (in humans and many mammals) a pear-shaped enlargement of the alimentary canal linking the oesophagus to the small intestine.


Intestine in vertebrates are the lower part of the alimentary canal from the end of the stomach to the anus. Intestine in invertebrates are the whole alimentary canal from the mouth downward.


Liver is a large lobed glandular organ in the abdomen of vertebrates, involved in many metabolic processes.


Spleen is an abdominal organ involved in the production and removal of blood cells in most vertebrates and forming part of the immune system.


Pancreas is an endocrine organ that lies in the abdomen, specifically the upper left abdomen.

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