Posterior - Lateral Away from the midline of the body (or...

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Posterior/dorsal Toward the back of the body. The spine is posterior to the navel. Medial Toward the midline of the body. (The midline divides the body into equal right and left sides.) The nose is medial to the eyes.
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Unformatted text preview: Lateral Away from the midline of the body (or toward the side of the body). The ears are lateral to the nose. Ipsilateral On the same side of the body. The spleen and descending colon are ipsilateral....
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course PT 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '10 term at Texas State.

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