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Thorax

Introduction: Thorax

Description of Thorax

Thorax: the part of the human body between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Thorax: part of the body between the neck and the thoracic diaphragm, encased by the ribs.
Source: CRISP

Thorax: The upper part of the trunk between the NECK and the ABDOMEN. It contains the chief organs of the circulatory and respiratory systems. (From Stedman, 25th ed).
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Thorax: The upper part of the trunk between the NECK and the ABDOMEN. It contains the chief organs of the circulatory and respiratory systems. (From Stedman, 25th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Thorax: Related Topics

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Thorax as an Organ

Thorax (organ): The thorax is located in the chest area above the...more »

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Terms Similar to Thorax:

Source - WordNet 2.1

Source - MeSH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Source - MeSH 2007

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Thorax:

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Thorax

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

  • body part

Source - WordNet 2.1

The term Thorax can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Thorax:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Thorax

The following list attempts to classify Thorax into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

MESH - OBO - Hierarchy 2

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