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Knospe, Clemens (2008): On the nomenclature of coelom-derived body cavities. In: Anatomia, Histologia, Embryologia, Vol. 37, No. 3: p. 241
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A rationalization of terms about the body cavities is urgently needed. Students and practitioners have difficulty in understanding the ontradictory terms prevalent at present. For many years, the International Committee on Veterinary Gross Anatomical Nomenclature has failed to bring it off; therefore some proposals for the anatomical instruction until the next edition of the Nomina Anatomica Veterinaria are made.