Sectional Planes

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  1. divides the long axis of the body from left to right
    Sagittal plane
  2. divides the body into top and bottom
    Transverse plane
  3. divides the long axis of the body from front to back
    Frontal Plane
  4. toward the head end of the body; upper (example, the hand is part of the superior extremity).
    Superior or cranial
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Sectional Planes
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2012-04-15 07:56:02
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Sectional Planes of the body
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