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What is lateral ?

Away from the midline

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What is medial?

Toward the midline

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What is proximal ?

Close to the trunk

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What is distal ?

Away from the trunk

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What is anterior?

Face side

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What is posterior?

Butt side

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What is ventral?

Belly side

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What is dorsal?

Spine side?

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What is superior?

Toward the head

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What is inferior?

Toward the feet

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What is superficial?

Toward body surface

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What is deep?

Inside the body mass

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What is a sagiteal section?

Vertical cut separates right from left

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What is a mid-sagiteal section?

Saggital section on midline

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What is a frontal section ?

Vertical cut separates anterior from posterior

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What is a transverse section(horizontal section)?

Horizontal cut separates superior from inferior

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What is a diagonal cut called?

Oblique section

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What is the anatomical position?

Assumed position of a viewed body standing facing the viewer. Toes forward, palms forward.

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What is bi-lateral symmetry?

Left and right sides are mirror images

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What is a tube in tube design ?

Gi tract is a tube from mouth to anus(inner tube) muscles and bones of torso are an outer tube hollow inside.

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Which body cavity is the area inside the skull and vertebral column. CNS is here.

Dorsal body cavity

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What are the two cavities of the ventral body cavity ?

Thoracic cavity and abdominal/pelvic cavity

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Which body cavity is enclosed by the ribs, holds the heart and lungs. Diaphragm forms a floor.

Thoracic cavity (part of the ventral cavity?

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Which body cavity extends from the diaphragm to the pelvis enclosed by muscle and pelvic bones. Holds the guts.

Abdominal/pelvic cavity (part of the ventral cavity)