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General Anatomy Ch. 1

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Section

Question Answer
Anatomical PositionStanding, legs together, feet on the floor, hands at sides, palms facing forward
Frontal PlaneAnterior and posterior sections
Transverse PlaneSuperior and Inferior sections
Midsagittal PlaneEqual right and left halves
Sagittal PlaneUnequal right and left halves
Oblique PlanePasses through body/organ at an oblique angle
Superior/InferiorAbove/Below
Posterior(dorsal)/Anterior(ventral)Backside/Front
Ipsilateral/ContralateralSame side/Opposite sides
Lateral/MedialSides/Near middle
Proximal/DistalCloser to/Further from
Superficial/DeepTop of skin/Deep in skin
Dorsal CavityCranial and Spinal Cavities
Ventral CavityThoracic and Abdominopelvic Cavities
Thoracic CavityPericardial, pleural, and mediastiunum
Abdominopelvic CavityAbdominal and Pelvic Cavity
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