Together with the head, arms and legs, torso, is one of the most important components of our body parts because it just parties listed are connected, for example, in the upper part of the torso is the head, its sides are born the upper limbs and under the lower limbs.
Meanwhile, from a functional point of view, the torso is organized from essential parts that are, on the one hand, the spine and on the other hand the chest.
The spinal column is considered to be the most important in the human body, both central and rear shaft. It consists of a complex structure articulated osteofibrocartilaginosa and very resistant. It is located mostly in the middle and rear parts of the torso and extends from the head, which focuses on sustaining, passes through the neck and also back until you reach the pelvis even gives that support.
And post your side, chest, located between the base of neck and diaphragm is a very elastic bone box that hosts both the heart and the lungs. It should be noted that the upper limbs are set on top. Then, they are part of the thorax, the dorsal part of the spine, sternum and ribs.
As already stated above, the torso focuses on providing accommodation to important organs of the body such as the heart and lungs and so many others such as the stomach and intestine, main cause of digestive function, the digestive glands such as the liver and pancreas, urinary system and its components as the bladder and the kidneys, and in the case of women the female reproductive system and its members by Excellence: uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes.
Anatomy is the discipline that deals with his Studio and features.
On the other hand, the word torso is used to refer to that statue that has no head, arms and legs, i.e., only involves the human trunk.
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