Flashcards in Relative Positions Deck (16):
Toward the front. Synonymous with ventral.
Toward the front. Synonymous with anterior.
Toward the back. Synonymous with dorsal.
Toward the back. Synonymous with posterior
Refers to an imaginary midline dividing the body into equal right and left halves
Toward the side, away from the midline
Refers to paired structures, one on each side
Refers to structures on the same side
Referes to structures on the opposite side
Describes a body part that is closer to a point of attachment to the trunk than another body part
Describes a body part that is farther from a point of attachment to the trunk than another body part
Situated near to the surface
Outward, or near to the surface