A&P 1 - Introduction to A&P Introduction The...

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The structure of a part suits the function of a part Anatomy – structure of a part Physiology – function of a part Levels of Organization of the Human Body Chemical Cellular Tissue Organs Organ Systems Organism
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Body Organization Body Organization
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Anatomical Terms Anatomical Terms Used to describe: Location of body parts Regions of the body Imaginary planes by which the body can be sectioned Anatomical position – common reference point for all anatomical terms
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Anatomical Terms Anatomical Terms Directional Terms Anterior (ventral)/Posterior (dorsal) Superior/Inferior Medial/Lateral Proximal/Distal Superficial/Deep Central/Peripheral Ipsilateral/Contralateral
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Anatomical Terms Anatomical Terms
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Anatomical Terms Anatomical Terms Regions of the Body Axial portion – head, neck, and trunk Appendicular portion – upper and lower limbs
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Anatomical Terms Anatomical Terms Planes and Sections of the Body Sagittal (median) plane – divides body into right and left portions Frontal (coronal) plane – divides body into
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