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  1. An anatomical directional term meaning nearest to the point of attachmentis?
    proximal
  2. A sagittal plane drawn vertically through the body divides the body into?
    right and left prtions
  3. A surgical incision made along the transverse plane is called a _____ section
    cross section
  4. In the sims' position, the paitient should lie on thier ____side.
    left
  5. what is another name for the sims' position?
    lateral recumbent position
  6. A laveage is also referred to as?
    irragation
  7. Describe the lithotomy position and what its used for
    pt lies on the back feet supported in strrups knees bent used for vaginal and rectal exam and treatment Catherization
  8. Describe the Fowlers poition and what its used for.
    90* angle used for trunk of the body head neck and chest area
  9. what position allows the abdominal muscles to relax?
    Dorsal recumbent
  10. Manipulation
    the passive movement of a joint to determine teh range of flexaion & extension
  11. mensuration
    process of measurng
  12. percussion
    tapping the body lightly but sharply to deterine the position, size, and consistancy of an underlying structure
  13. ausculation
    the process of listening for sound within the body
  14. kyphosis
    A convex curvature of the spine;humpback
  15. scoliosis
    lateral curvature of the spine
  16. perisalisis
    a progressive, wavelike muscular movement that occurs involuntarily in the urinary and digestive system.

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