Location of the Small Intestine

Small Intestine

The digestive system is involved in the breakdown of complex food into smaller absorbable form. The ultimate fate of the food we eat is cellular respiration. The form in which the food is present is not absorbable by the cells. That is why digestive system breaks them into their ultimate product, which is diffusible through […]

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Liver Anatomy

Liver

Many organs in our body are responsible for multiple functions. They are responsible for maintaining the balance between different systems of our body and maintain the immune system. Amongst all these useful organs, liver comes in the fourth place of the list. After brain, spinal cord and heart, the liver is that organ in our […]

Last updated on April 11th, 2018 at 11:11 am

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Kidney Location

Kidney

The excretory system of the human body is majorly dependent on a pair of kidneys along with a pair of ureters, a urinary bladder, and a urethra. The kidneys resemble the shape of brown beans and measure an average of 10 – 12 cm in length, 5 – 7 cm in width, 2 – 3 […]

Last updated on April 11th, 2018 at 6:50 am

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Location of Sciatic Nerve

Sciatic Nerve

A human body is like a machine, performing different functions all at the same time but in a coordinated manner. However, the engine of this mysterious and amazing system is the nervous system. The nervous system is responsible for controlling each and every action of the body, the ultimate controller. Brain sits at the top […]

Last updated on April 8th, 2018 at 9:38 am

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Location of Gallbladder

Gallbladder

The digestive system in human beings is one of the major controlling organ systems. With the incorporation of a number of organs, the system collectively controls the breakdown of the complex nutrient molecules into simple absorbable forms. All the organs perform differently but in a well-coordinated manner. (more…)

Last updated on April 23rd, 2018 at 11:06 am

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Location of Phalanges

Phalanges

Phalanges Definition The type of bones which form the skeleton of digits i.e. the fingers and toes of the body are primarily known as phalanges bones. The human body has a total of fifty-six phalanges, with three phalanges for each finger and toes except for two phalanges per thumb and large toes in feet. The […]

Last updated on April 6th, 2018 at 7:08 pm

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Location of Metacarpal Bones

Metacarpal Bones

The hand is important for writing, grasping objects and doing our daily work. From outside, the hand might seem to be a single part of the body. However, anatomically, a hand is made up of different types of bones that bring about the motion by working in coordination. (more…)

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Carpal Bones Location

Carpal Bones

The upper extremity of the human beings has the largest number of bones. This part of the skeleton varies from being simple to complex. The various articulations and the different structures allow the multifarious movements of the hand. Amongst the parts of the upper extremity, the wrist is one of the complex parts in terms […]

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Bones of the Hand

Hand Bones

Hand Bones Anatomy and Structure We use our hands in performing so many minor as well as major activities. But we hardly wonder how this part of our body works. Like a human body, the human hand also consists of certain types of bones that provide strength and flexibility to it. There are three types […]

Last updated on April 6th, 2018 at 7:07 pm

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Appendix Location

Appendix

Evolution of human beings has been quite a long journey, especially with the changes in the anatomy of the human body. Moreover, as the Homo sapiens are the topmost species in the evolutionary chain, their body has adapted to survive even in harsh conditions. As this evolutionary process has witnessed the development of many organs, […]

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