Terms of location and plane Flashcards

anatomy and physiology
Terms Definitions
Superior
Above higher
Inferior
Below lower
Anterior/ventral
Toward the front
Posterior/dorsal
Toward the back
Medial
Toward midline
Lateral
Away from midline
Internal/deep
Within or interior to
External
Outside or exterior to
Superficial
Toward the surface
Central
The main part
Peripheral
Extending from the main part
Proximal
Closer to the origin
Distal
Farther from the origin
Parietal
Pertaining to the wall of a cavity
Visceral
Pertaining to the organs within a cavity
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