A&P I

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A&P I
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2014-01-22 13:17:01
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A&P body parts and directions
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  1. cephalic
    head
  2. buccal
    cheek
  3. cranial
    skull
  4. facial
    face
  5. frontal
    forehead
  6. mental
    chin
  7. nasal
    nose
  8. occipital
    back of head
  9. orbital
    eye
  10. oral
    mouth
  11. otic
    ear
  12. thoracic
    chest
  13. axillary
    armpit
  14. mammary
    breast
  15. sternal
    sternum
  16. umbilical
    naval
  17. inguinal
    groin
  18. pubic
    genital
  19. sacral
    above coccyx
  20. scapular
    shoulder blade
  21. acromial
    shoulder
  22. antebrachial
    forearm
  23. antecubital
    front of elbow
  24. brachial
    arm
  25. carpal
    wrist
  26. digital
    fingers/ toes
  27. manus
    hand
  28. olecranal
    back of elbow
  29. palmar
    palm
  30. pollex
    thumb
  31. calcaneal
    heel
  32. crural
    leg
  33. femoral
    thight
  34. gluteal
    buttock
  35. hallux
    great toe
  36. patellar
    knee cap
  37. pedal
    foot
  38. plantar
    sole of foot
  39. popliteal
    back of knee
  40. sural
    calf
  41. tarsal
    ankle
  42. saggital
    divides the body into right and left parts
  43. midsaggital
    the saggital plane that passes throughout the midline of the body and divides the body into equal right and left sides
  44. parasaggital
    any saggital plane that is to the right or left of the midline of the body
  45. transverse (cross section)
    divides the body into cephalic (superior) and caudal (inferior) parts
  46. frontal (coronal)
    divides the body into ventral (anterior) and dorsal (posterior) parts
  47. cephalad (cranial)
    toward the head
  48. caudal
    toward the tail (coccyx)
  49. superior
    above
  50. inferior
    below
  51. ventral
    toward the belly side of the body
  52. dorsal
    toward the back side of the body
  53. anterior
    toward front of the body
  54. posterior
    toward the back of the body
  55. medial
    toward the midline of the body
  56. lateral
    away from the midline of the body
  57. proximal
    closer to the origin or attachment of the limb
  58. distal
    further from the origin or attachment of the limb
  59. superficial
    relatively closer to the body or structure surface
  60. deep
    relatively far from the body or structure surface

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