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Flashcards in Atomic Planes Deck (5):
1

Frontal or coronal

Vertical plane passing through the body from side to side dividing the body into anterior and posterior

2

Midsagittal

Vertical plane passing through the body from front to back at the midline dividing the body equally into left and right havles

3

Parasagittal

Vertical plane passing through the body from front to back dividing the body into unequal left and right sides

4

Sagittal

Vertical plane passing through the body from front to back dividing the body into left and right sides, any plane parallel to the midsagittal plane

5

Transverse

Horizontal plane dividing the body into superior and inferior portions

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