Anatomy

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Anatomy
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Chap 1 fig 1.2 and 1.8 pg. 12
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  1. Anterior?
    In front of; toward the front surface.
  2. Posteroir?
    In back of; towards the back surface.
  3. Dorsal?
    • At the back side of the human body.
    • Example, the spinal cord is on the dorsal side of the human body.
  4. Ventral?
    • At the belly side of the human body.
    • Example, the umbilicus(belly button) is on the ventral side of the human body.
  5. Superior?
    • Closer to the head.
    • The chest is superior to the pelvis.
  6. Inferior?
    • Closer to the feet
    • The stomach is inferior to the heart
  7. Caudal?
    • At the rear or tail end.
    • The abdomen is caudal to the head
  8. Cranial?
    • at the head end
    • the head is cranial to the trunk
  9. Medial?
    • Toward the middle of the body
    • The lungs are medial to the shoulders
  10. Lateral?
    • Away from the midline of the body.
    • The arms are lateral to the heart.
  11. Deep?
    • On the inside; underneath another structure
    • Muscle are deep to the skin.
  12. Superficial?
    On the outside.
  13. Proximal?
    • Closest to point of attachment to trunk.
    • The elbow is proximal to the hand.
  14. Distal?
    • Furthest from point of attachment to trunk.
    • The wrist is distal to the elbow
  15. Laying Face up?
    Supine.
  16. Laying Face down?
    Prone
  17. Axial?
    Head, neck, and trunk
  18. Nose?
    Nasal.
  19. Mouth?
    Oral.
  20. Neck?
    Cervical.
  21. Head?
    Cephalic.
  22. Forehead?
    Frontal.
  23. Eye?
    Orbital.
  24. Cheek?
    Buccal.
  25. Chin?
    Mental.
  26. Shoulder?
    Deltoid.
  27. Armpit?
    Axillary.
  28. Arm?Upper arm
    Brachial.
  29. Front of elbow(pit)?
    Antecubital.
  30. Forearm?
    Antebrachial.
  31. Wrist?
    Carpal.
  32. Palm?
    Palmar.
  33. Finger?
    Digital.
  34. Pollex?
    Thumb
  35. Hip?
    Coxal.
  36. Thigh?
    Femoral.
  37. Kneecap?
    Patellar.
  38. Leg(shin)?
    Crural.
  39. Foot?
    Pes.
  40. Hallux?
    Big toe
  41. Sternum?
    Sternal.
  42. Chest?
    Pectoral.
  43. Breast(nipple)?
    Mammary.
  44. Abdominal?
    Abdomen.
  45. Belly button?
    Umbilical
  46. Right above the weinner?
    Pelvic.
  47. Groin(to the sides and above of the weinner)?
    Inguinal.
  48. Weinner?
    Pubic.
  49. Ankle?
    Tarsal.
  50. Top of foot?
    Dorsum of the foot.
  51. Toe?
    Digital.
  52. Surrounding the brain?
    Cranial.
  53. Ear?
    Auricular, Otic
  54. Back of head?
    Occipital.
  55. Spinal Column?
    Vertebral.
  56. Shoulder Area?
    Scapular
  57. Lower back?
    Lumbar.
  58. Shoulder blade Area?
    Thoracic.
  59. Elbow?
    Olecranal.
  60. Just above butt crack and buut crack?
    Sacral.
  61. Bottock?
    Gluteal.
  62. Butt hole?
    Perineal.
  63. Back of hand?
    Dorsum of hand.
  64. Hand?
    Manus.
  65. Back of Knee?
    Popliteal.
  66. Calf?
    Sural.
  67. Heel?
    Calcaneal.
  68. Sole of foot?
    Plantar.

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