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Anatomy def

Form

Can be in a large scale, microscopic (histology), or comparative (retractable vs nonretractable claw)

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Physiology def

Body/organ function

3

Animal vitals

Run hotter than humans

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Most animal temps are around ___________
Which two are abnormal

102

Horse lower
Poultry higher

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Where is the dorsal

Surface back

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What does median plane do

Cut down middle of animal

7

Where is the cranial end

Head

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What's another name for causal end

Coccygeal

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What does the transverse plane do

Perpendicular to median plane

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What is another name for median plane

Mid sagital plane

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Frontal plane

?

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What is difference between abduction and adduction

Abduction- movement away from median plane

Add- movement toward median plane

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Difference between anterior and posterior

Anterior/ toward front of body

Posterior- toward back surface of body

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Difference between caudal and cranial

Caudal- toward tail
Cranial- toward head

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What does cutaneous

Relating to the skin

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What is the ventral

Belly

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Muscle just below skin is ______________ abdominal muscle also known as fly shaker

Cutaneous

18

What's the difference between extension and flexion

Extension- straightening of limbs

Flexion- bending of limbs at joints

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Difference between lateral and medial

Lateral- away from median plane

Medial- toward median plane

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What is sagital

Any plane parallel to median plane

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What is a process

A projection or outgrowth

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What's the difference of proximal and distal

Proximal- usually applied to limbs
Toward the attached portion of major body mass

Distal- farthest from major body mass

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Def of superficial (superficialis)

Toward surface

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Transverse def

A plane across body perpendicular to median plane

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Infra or sub

Below or beneath

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Supra

Above or superior

27

Inter

Between

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Intra

Within

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Skin

Exterior covering of body

Continuous

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Layers of skin + def

Epidermis- outer layers of epithelial cells

Dermis- connective tissue, blood vessels, lymph, nerves, glands, hair follicular