How many diaphragms are there in our body?
These are the main diaphragms present in our body,which acts as partitioning agent as well as weight bearer.
1 .THE DIAPHRAGM : Present at the junction of thoracic and abdominal cavity.
2 .PELVIC DIAPHRAGM : Present at the junction of abdomen proper above and pelvic cavity below.
3 .UROGENITAL DIAPHRAGM : Present at the junction of greater pelvis above and perineum below.
4. DIAPHRAGMA ORIS : This is a muscle bulk formed by the myelohyoid muscle which bears the weight of the tongue.
5. DIAPHRAGMA SELLA : It covers the pituitary gland,present inside the middle cranial fossa.