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anter/o
front
46
caud/o
tail (downward)
46
cephal/o
head (upward)
46
dist/o
away (from the point of attachment of a body part)
46
dors/o
back
46
infer/o
below
46
later/o
side
46
medi/o
middle
46
poster/o
back, behind
46
proxim/o
near (the point of attachment of a body part
46
super/o
above
46
ventr/o
belly (front)
46
bi-
two
48
uni-
one
48
-ad
toward
48
-ior
pertaining to
48
anterior
pertaining to the front
49
posterior
pertaining to the back
49
inferior
pertaining to below
50
superior
pertaining to above
50
distal
pertaining to away (from the point of attachment of a body part)
50
proximal
pertaining to near (from the point of attachment of a body part)
50
dorsal
pertaining to the back
50
ventral
pertaining to the belly (front)
50
caudal
pertaining to the tail
50
cephalic
pertaining to the head
50
lateral
pertaining to a side
50
mediad
toward the middle
50
cephalad
toward the head
50
Anatomical Plane:
frontal or coronal
vertical field passing through the body from side to side, dividing the body into anterior and posterior portions
53
Anatomical Plane:
sagittal
vertical field running through the body from front to back, dividing the body into right and left sides
53
Anatomical Plane:
midsagittal
divides the body into right and left halves through the midline
55
Anatomical Plane:
transverse
horizontal field dividing the body into upper and lower portions
55
Abdominopelvic region:
umbilical
around the navel (umbilicus)
57
Abdominopelvic region:
epigastric
directly above the umbilical region
57
Abdominopelvic region:
hypogastric
directly below the umbilical region
57
Abdominopelvic region:
hypochondriac (2)
to the right and left of epigastric region
58
Abdominopelvic region:
lumbar region (2)
to the right and left of the umbilical region
58
Abdominopelvic region:
iliac (2)
to the right and left of the hypogastric region
58