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CPC Study - Mediastinum and Diaphragm

What does the mediastinum house? all viscera between the lungs in the chest - heart, thymus gland, trachea, esophagus, nerves, lymph and blood vessels, major blood vessels
Are the mediastinum and diaphragm organ systems? no
What does the diaphragm separate? abdominal cavity from thoracic cavity
What shape is the diaphragm? dome-shaped
What does the diaphragm assist in? breathing
Another name for diaphragmatic hernia: esophageal hernia
The divisions of the mediastinum: superior, anterior, posterior, middle
Created by: dropgallow