The anatomy of the abdomen consists of the digestive system and the renal system. The anterior and posterior abdominal wall is described in detail. The blood supply, nerves, lymphatic drainage of the abdomen is explained.

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  1. Surface landmarks and dermatomes - Male and female
  2. Anterior abdominal wall - Muscles, nerves and vessels
  3. Inguinal canal anatomy
  4. Posterior abdominal wall and diaphragm
  5. Stomach and spleen
  6. Duodenum and pancreas
  7. Jejunum and ileum
  8. Colon
  9. Liver - Surfaces, relations, segmental anatomy
  10. Extra hepatic biliary apparatus
  11. Kidneys, ureters and suprarenals
  12. Disposition of the peritoneum
  13. Abdominal aorta and branches
  14. IVC and tributaries
  15. Nerves of the abdomen, abdominal autonomics
  16. Lymphatic drainage of the abdomen