Unformatted text preview: Meatus refers to an opening A facet is a small smooth area on a bone or tooth created by wear or serving as a point of contact with another bone or tooth A clemifacet is half a facet or articular surface. The other half may be on another adjacent bone Anatomical Position Standing erect Feet forward Hands at side Palms forward (when palms face backwards the ulna and radius cross) Thumbs pointing out Directional Terms Anterior or ventral Posterior or dorsal Superior or cranial Inferior or caudal Medial Lateral Proximal (nearest to trunk) Distal Palmer or volar Planter Dorsal (back of hands and feet)...
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- Winter '15
- normal anatomical points, Bone Talk, small smooth area