Anatomy 1

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Anatomy 1
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  1. the smallest structural units; organizations of various chemicals
    cells
  2. organizations of similar cells
    tissues
  3. organizations of different kinds of tissues
    Organs
  4. organizations
    of many different kinds of organs
    organ system
  5. toward the head, upper, above
    ˜Superior
  6. toward
    the feet, lower, below
    ˜Inferior
  7. front, in front of (same as ventral in humans)
    ˜Anterior
  8. back,
    in back of (same as dorsal in humans)
    ˜Posterior
  9. toward
    the midline of a structure
    ˜Medial
  10. away from the midline or toward the side of a structure
    ˜Lateral
  11. toward
    or nearest the trunk, or nearest the point of origin of a structure
    ˜Proximal
  12. away from or farthest from the trunk, or farthest from a structure’s point of origin
    ˜Distal
  13. nearer the body surface
    ˜Superficial
  14. farther
    away from the body surface
    ˜Deep
  15. lengthwise plane that divides a structure into right and left sections
    ˜Sagittal plane
  16. sagittal plane that divides the body into two equal halves
    ˜Midsagittal
  17. lengthwise plane that divides a structure into anterior and
    posterior sections
    ˜Frontal(coronal) plane
  18. ˜horizontal plane that divides a structure into upper and lower sections
    Transverse plane

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