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1

It goes through my height (Y) and through my depth (Z), to create my width (X)

It is the saggital plane. It divides me into left and right.

2

It goes through my height (Y) and through my width (X) to create my depth (Z)

It is the coronal plane. It divides me into front and back.

3

It goes through my width (X) and through my depth (Z) to create my height (Y)

It is the transverse plane. It divides me into top and bottom.

4

YZ

Saggital

5

XY

Coronal

6

XZ

Transverse

7

Another name for saggital

Lateral

8

Another name for coronal

Frontal

9

Other names for transverse

Horizontal, Axial

10

Dorsal vs. Medial in brain

Transverse (XZ)

11

Dorsal vs. Medial in body

Coronal (XY)

12

Anterior vs. Posterior

Coronal (XY)

13

Left vs. Right

Saggital (YZ)

14

Inferior vs. Superior

Transverse (XZ)

15

Transverse/Horizontal/Axial (a plane running through ?? can move on ?)

Runs through XZ. Can move on Y

16

Coronal/Frontal (a plane running through ?? can move on ?)

Runs through XY. Can move on Z

17

Saggital/Lateral (a plane running through ?? can move on ?)

Runs through YZ. Can move on X