Med term 2.txt

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Med term 2.txt
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  1. Movement away from the midsaggital plane of the body or one of its parts
    Abduction
  2. Movement toward the midsaggital plane of the body
    Adduction
  3. Pertaining to the midline of the body or structure
    Medial
  4. Pertaining to a side
    Lateral
  5. Toward the upper portion of a structure
    Superior
  6. Away from the head, or toward the tail or lower part of a structure
    Inferior
  7. Nearer to the center or to the point of attachment to the body
    Proximal
  8. Further from the center or from the point of attachment to the body
    Distal
  9. Front of the body
    Anterior
  10. Back of the body
    Posterior
  11. Pertaining to the outer wall of the body cavity
    Parietal
  12. Pertaining to the viscera, or internal organs, especially the abdominal organs
    Visceral
  13. Lyon in the abdomen, face down
    Prone
  14. Lyon horizontally on the back, face up
    Supine
  15. Turning inward or inside out
    Inversion
  16. Turning outward
    Eversion
  17. Pertaining to the palm of the hand
    Palmar
  18. Pertaining to the sole of the foot
    Plantar
  19. Toward the surface of the body (external)
    Superficial
  20. Away from the surface of the body ( internal)
    Deep
  21. The biggest
    Organismic level
  22. The smallest
    Cellular level
  23. The second smallest
    Tissue level
  24. The third smallest
    The organ level
  25. The fourth smallest
    The system level

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