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The term superior refers to what? Give an example.
Refers to something that is above or higher than another structure.
The term inferior refers to what? Given an example.
Refers to something that is below or lower than another structure.
The term lateral refers to what? Given an example.
Refers to something further away from the midline of the body than another structure.
The term medial refers to what? Give an example.
Means a structure is closer to the midline of your body than another structure.
The term anterior refers to what? Give an example.
Refers to a structure that is in front of another structure.
The term posterior refers to what? Give an example.
Refers to a structure that is behind another structure.
The terms proximal and distal usually are used in reference to what structures?
Structures of the extremities (arms and legs)