A&P Lab quiz 1 (1)
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Our basis for communication, including directional terms, body regions, and planes of the body.
A position of the body: lying with the face up
Face down position
Produce image of interior structures (x rays)
3-D structures, visualize soft tissue in more detail than conventional radiology, tissue intestines show varying degrees of grey
Computerized tomography (CT)
Color image on a video monitor (2D and 3D blueprint), used for differentiating normal and abnormal tissues (tumors, brain abnormalities, blood flow)
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
High frequency sound waves (sonogram, noninvasive, painless, no dyes, pregnancy)
further above or out; higher in position. (nearer to the surface)
low or lower in position. (toward the feet)
nearer the front, especially situated in the front of the body or nearer to the head. (front)
further back in position; of or nearer the rear or hind end, especially of the body or a part of it. (back)
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