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Lying face up in anatomical position

Supine

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Lying face down in anatomical position

Prone

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Body Region - body, head, chest, abdomen, pelvis

Axial

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Body Region - limbs extremities, arms & legs

Appendicular

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Body Region - the subject's right side (not the observer's right side)

Body Region - Right

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Body Region - the subject's left side (not the observer's left side)

Body Region - Left

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Planes -Divides the body into left and right halves.

Sagittal Plane

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Planes -Divides the body into EQUAL left and right halves.

Midsagittal Plane

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Planes -Divides the body into UNequal left and right halves.

Parasagittal Plane

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Planes -Divides the body into posterior and anterior portions.

Frontal (Coronal) Plane

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Planes -Divides the body into inferior and superior sections.

Transverse (cross section) Plane

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Anatomical term for Head

Cephalic

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Anatomical term for Skull

Cranial

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Anatomical term for Face

Facial

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Anatomical term for Forehead

Frontal

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Anatomical term for Back of lower skull

Occipital

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Anatomical term for Eye

Ocular or orbital or ophthalmic

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Anatomical term for Cheek

Buccal

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Anatomical term for Upper Cheek

Zygomatic

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Anatomical term for Nose

Nasal

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Anatomical term for Mouth

Oral

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Anatomical term for Neck

Cervical

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Anatomical term for Side of Skull

Temporal

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Anatomical term for Skin (or body surface)

Cutaneous

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Anatomical term for Area above clavicle

Superclavicular

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Anatomical term for Back

Dorsal

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Anatomical term for Chest

Thoracic or thorax

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Anatomical term for Breast

Mammary

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Anatomical term for Torso below diaphragm

Abdominal or abdomen

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Anatomical term for Lower back btw ribs & pelvis

Lumbar (loin)