Body Structure

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Body Structure
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  1. chromatin
    structural component of nucleus
  2. diaphragm
    muscular wall that divides the thoracic and abdominopelvic cavity
  3. midsagittal plane
    right and left halves
  4. coronal (frontal) plane
    anterior and posterior
  5. transverse plane
    bottom and top
  6. Dorsal cavity + organs
    • Cranial and spinal
    • brain and spinal cord
  7. Ventral cavity + organs
    • Thoracic and Abdominopelvic
    • heart, lunhgs, digestive, excretory, and reproductive organs
  8. RUQ
    right upper quadrant
  9. LUQ
    left upper quadrant
  10. RLQ
    right lower quadrant
  11. LLQ
    left lower quadrant
  12. left hypochodriac
    upper left region below ribs
  13. epigastric
    region above stomach
  14. right hypochondriac
    upper right region below the ribs
  15. left lumbar
    left middle lateral region
  16. Umbelical
    region of the navel
  17. right lumbar
    right middle lateral region
  18. left inguinal (iliac)
    lower left region below navel
  19. hypogastric
    region below the navel
  20. right inguinal (iliac)
    right lower lateral region
  21. abduction
    moving away from the body
  22. adduction
    moving toward the body
  23. cyt/o
    cell
  24. hist/o
    tissue
  25. kary/o, nucle/o
    nucleus
  26. caud/o
    tail
  27. dist/o
    far, farthest
  28. dors/o
    back of body
  29. infer/o
    lower, below
  30. ventr/o
    belly, belly side
  31. cervic/o
    neck, cervix (neck of uterus) too
  32. ili/o
    illium
  33. lumb/o
    loins (lower back)
  34. albin/o, leuk/0
    white
  35. chlor/o
    green
  36. chrom/o
    color
  37. cirrh/o, jaund/o, xanth/o
    yellow
  38. malan/o
    black
  39. poli/o
    gray
  40. acr/o
    extremity of the body
  41. eti/o
    cause
  42. idi/o
    unknown
  43. somat/o
    body
  44. son/o
    sound
  45. viscer/o
    internal organ
  46. xer/o
    dry
  47. -genesis
    forming, producing, origin
  48. -gnosis
    knowing
  49. -gram
  50. record, writing
  51. -graph
    instrument used to record
  52. -grahy
    process of recording
  53. -meter
    instrument used to measure
  54. ab-
    from, away from
  55. ad-
    toward
  56. infra-
    below
  57. trans-
    across, through
  58. ultra-
    excess, beyond
  59. analyte
    substance being analyzed
  60. contrast medium
    substance injected into the body for radiology purposes
  61. dehiscence
    bursting open of a wound
  62. febrile
    feverish
  63. morbid
    diseased
  64. sepsis
    pathological state resulting from microrganisms in the blood stream
  65. suppurative
    pertaining to puss
  66. ablation
    removal or a part, pathway, or function by surgery
  67. anastomosis
    surgical joining of to pathways
  68. curettage
    scraping of tissue with a currete
  69. resection
    partial excision of a structure
  70. ant
    anterior
  71. AP
    anteroposterior
  72. Bx
    biopsy
  73. CBC
    complete blood count
  74. CT
    computed tomography
  75. FS
    frozen section
  76. sono
    sonogram
  77. Sx
    symptom
  78. Tx
    treatment
  79. UA
    urinalysis

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