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Flashcards in cells, tissues, organs and body systems Deck (69)
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cephal

head

2

cervic

neck

3

thorac

chest, thorax

4

abdomin

abdomen, stomach

5

celi

abdomen

6

lapar

abdominal wall

7

lumb

lumbar region (lower back region)

8

perirton

peritonium (abdominopelvic lining)

9

anterior

front (ventral)

10

posterior

back of the body dorsal

11

medial

toward the midline

12

lateral

side

13

proximal

nearer

14

distal

farther

15

superior

up,above, near the head

16

inferior

below, away from the head

17

cranial

toward the skull

18

caudal

toward the tailbone

19

superficial

closer ot he surface of the body

20

deep

closer to the center of body

21

acro

extremity

22

brachi

arm

23

dactyl

finger/toe

24

ped

foot

25

pod

foot

26

circum

around

27

peri

around

28

intra

inside

29

epi

on, over

30

extra

outsde