The torso refers to the entire body, both front and back, with the upper torso referring to the area between the stomach and the neck, and the chest refers to the front part of the body between the neck and the abdomen..... More »

The torso is the main part of the body to which the neck and limbs attach, and it is a common feature of all vertebrates. The torso holds the body’s major internal organs except for the brain. Often, scientists refer to ... More »

Upper back pain or pain near the shoulder area can be a symptom of Horner Syndrome, which is often caused by lung cancer, as the American Cancer Society explains. Back pain is also associated with the spreading of cancer... More »

In the bodies of humans, as well as many animals, the torso or trunk, is the area of the body that contains the chest and abdomen, and includes the area of the body between the neckline and pelvis, excluding limbs. The t... More »

The torso is the main part of the body to which the neck and limbs attach, and it is a common feature of all vertebrates. The torso holds the body’s major internal organs except for the brain. Often, scientists refer to ... More »

Dictionary.com states that "thorax" indicates the part of the torso in humans or in higher vertebrates that is situated between the abdomen and the neck. The thorax, or chest, includes the cavity where the lungs and hear... More »

In human and other animal bodies, the torso refers to the central mass of the body excluding the arms, legs and neck and head. The chest and abdomen, naturally divided internally, form the two parts of the torso. More »