Anatomy & Physiology Lab Quiz Histology

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Anterior

in front of; toward the front surface

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posterior

in back of; toward the back surface

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dorsal

back

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ventral

toward the belly side of the human body

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superior

closer to the head

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inferior

closer to the feet

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Cephalic (cranial)

toward the head end

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caudal

toward the rear or tail end

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medial

toward the mid-line of the body

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lateral

away from the mid-line of the body

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deep

closer to the inside; internal to another structure

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superficial

closer to the outside; external to another structure

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proximal

closer to point of attachment to trunk

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distal

farther away from point of attachment to trunk

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Transverse plane

divides the body into top & bottom parts

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Frontal (coronal) Plane

divides the body into front & back parts

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Midsagittal plane

vertical plane and divides the body into equal left & right halves

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Sagittal plane

divides a structure into left & right portions that are not equal

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caphalic

head

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nasal

nose

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pectoral

chest

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coxal

hip

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olecranal

posterior aspect of the elbow

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popliteal

area posterior to the knee

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occipital

posterior aspect of the head

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lumbar

small of the back; between the ribs and the pelvis

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frontal

forehead

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oral

mouth

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sternal

anterior middle region of the thorax

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cervical

neck

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carpal

wrist

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calcaneal

heel of the foot

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thoracic

part of torso superior to the thoracic diaphragm; the pectoral, axiliary, and sternal regions

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sacral

posterior region between the hip bones

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orbital

eye

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mental

chin

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abdominal

region to the thorax and superior the pelvic brim of the hip bones

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deltoid

shoulder

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digital

fingers or toes

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tarsal

proximal part of the foot and ankle

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vertebral

spinal colmn

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gluteal

buttocks

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buccal

cheek

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auricular

visible surface structures of the ear

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pelvic

pelvis; region inferior to the pelvic brim of the hip bones

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branchial

arm

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femoral

thigh

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abdominal

region inferior to the thorax and superior to the pelvic brim of the hip bones

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