Anatomy & Physiology Lab

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Anatomy & Physiology Lab
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  1. Define: superior
    above
  2. Define: inferior
    below
  3. Define: medial
    toward the midline of the body
  4. Define: lateral
    away from the midline of the body
  5. Define: proximal
    nearer the trunk of the body or point of attachment
  6. Define: distal
    farther from the trunk of the body or point of attachment
  7. Define: superficial
    toward the body surface
  8. Define: deep
    away from the body surface
  9. Define: anterior/ventral
    toward the front
  10. Define: posterior/dorsal
    toward the back
  11. What are the 3 planes of the body?
    • frontal
    • sagittal
    • horizontal/transverse
  12. What is the sagittal plane?
    slices object down middle, making left half and right half
  13. What is the frontal plane?
    • aka coronal plane
    • split object into front half and back half
  14. What is the transverse/horizontal plane?
    divides body into upper half and lower half
  15. What is in the dorsal cavity?
    cranial and vertebral cavities
  16. What is in the cranial cavity?
    brain
  17. What is in the vertebral cavity?
    spinal cord
  18. What does the ventral body cavity consist of?
    thoracic & abdominopelvic cavities
  19. What is in the thoracic cavity?
    heart and the lungs
  20. What does the mediastinum consist of?
    median compartment of the thoracic cavity
  21. What does the pleural cavity consist of?
    fluid filled space around the lungs
  22. What does the pericardial cavity consist of?
    fluid filled space around the heart
  23. What does the abdominopelvic cavity consist of?
    abdominal and pelvic cavities
  24. What is in the abdominal cavity?
    • digestive organs
    • kidneys
    • ureters
  25. What is in the pelvic cavity?
    • urninary bladder
    • internal reproductive organs
    • rectum
  26. What is a serous membrane?
    dbl layered fluid filled sacs around organs like heart and the lungs
  27. Define: parietal pericardium
    outermost layer of the serous membrane around the heart
  28. Define: visceral pericardium
    innermost layer of the serous membrane around the heart
  29. Define: pericardial cavity
    fluid filled space between the parietal and visceral pericardium
  30. Define: parietal pleura
    outermost layer of the serous membrane around the lungs
  31. Define: visceral pleura
    innermost layer of the serous membrane around the lungs
  32. Define: pleural cavity
    fluid filled space between the patrietal and visceral pleura
  33. What are the 4 abdominopelvic quadrants?
    • Right upper quadrant
    • Left Upper quadrant
    • Right lower quadrant
    • Left lower quadrant
  34. What are the 9 abdominopelvic regions?
    • R hypochondriac Epigastric L hypochondriac
    • R lumbar umbilical L lumbar
    • R iliac hypogastric L iliac

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