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Synonym: bowel
German: Eingeweide

1 Definition

The term viscera describes the entirety of the organs situated inside of the cranium and in the greater cavities (thorax, abdomen, minor pelvis).

In daily conversation this term gets used synonymously with the intestines of the abdomen (abdominal viscera).

2 Classification


Specialties: Anatomy

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