Layers of abdomen 
 

These layers are imaginary based on dissections of the abdomen through anterior abdominal wall. These layers contain structures in the links

 

Male

Layer 1: Skin of abdomen layer

Layer 2: Camper's fascia layer

Layer 3: Scarpa's fascia layer

Layer 4: External oblique muscle/aponeurosis layer

Layer 5: Rectus sheath layer
Layer 6: Internal oblique muscle layer

Layer 7: Transversus abdominis layer

Layer 8: Transversalis fascia/parietal peritoneum layer

Layer 9: Greater sac of peritoneum

Layer 10: Small intestine

Layer 11: Transverse colon

Layer 12: Posterior abdominal wall layer

Layer 13: Posterior abdominal wall layer 2
Layer 14: Bones layer

 

 

Female
Layer 1: Skin of abdomen layer

Layer 2: Camper's fascia layer

Layer 3: Scarpa's fascia layer

Layer 4: External oblique muscle/aponeurosis layer

Layer 5: Rectus sheath layer
Layer 6: Internal oblique muscle layer

Layer 7: Transversus abdominis layer

Layer 8: Transversalis fascia/parietal peritoneum layer

Layer 9: Greater sac of peritoneum

Layer 10: Small intestine

Layer 11: Transverse colon

Layer 12: Posterior abdominal wall layer

Layer 13: Posterior abdominal wall layer 2
Layer 14: Bones layer

 

 
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Layers of abdominal wall   
DIGITAL LOCATOR OF ABDOMEN: Layer 1 Skin of abdomen (anterior abdominal wall). Layer 2- Layer of Camper's fascia. Layer 3 - layer of Scarpa's fascia. Layer  4 - layer of external oblique muscle/aponeurosisLayer 5- layer of rectus sheath. Layer 6- layer of internal oblique. Layer 7 - layer of transversus abdominis. Layer 8- layer of transversus abdominis/parietal peritoneum. Layer 9- layer of greater sac of peritoneum. Layer 10- layer of small intestine. Layer 11- layer of transverse colon. Layer 12- layer of posterior abdominal wall. Layer 13 - layer of deep posterior abdominal wall. Layer 14 - layer of bones of abdominal region..

 

 

 


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