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Lateral

Side of the body

62

Medial

The middle

63

Posterior

Hind part of the body

64

Proximal

The beginning

65

Transverse plan

Divides body into superior and inferior parts

66

Ventral

The front or any anterior parts

67

Lateral Recumbent Position

The patient is laying on the left or right side

68

Normal Anatomic Position

Standing erect , facing forward , feet forward slightly apart, arms down, palms forward

69

Prone Position

Lies flat with chest down, back up

70

Supine Position

Back downward , laying faced up

71

QHS

Every night at bedtime

72

QID

4 times a day

73

QOD

Every other day

74

TID

3 times a day

75

WT

Weight

76

PC

After meals

77

AA

Of each

78

AC

Before meals

79

BID

Twice a day

80

QH

Every Hour

81

Q4H

Every 4 hours

82

Q8H

Every 8 hours

83

Sig

Directions

84

PRN

Whenever necessary

85

Buccal Route

Relating to, near, involving, supplying a cheek

86

Sublingual

Medication is placed under the tongue

87

Subcutaneous

Beneath, under all the layers of the skin

88

Lozenge

Tablet that is slowly dissolved in the mouth

89

Ligitation

Process of taking legal action

90

Civil Law

The system of law concerned with private relations between members of the community