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median
a cut that divides the body into left and right parts
frontal
a cut that divides the body into anterior and posterior parts
transverse
a cut that divides the body into superior and inferior parts
epigastric region
located superior to the umbilical region
umbilical region
centermost region deep to the naval
hypogastric region
inferior to the umbilical region
iliac region
lateral to the hypogastric region
lumbar region
lateral to the umbicial region
hypochondriac region
flank the epigastric region and contain the lower ribs
thoracic cavity
seperated by a dome shapped muscle in the ventral body cavity
diaphragm
seperates the thoratic cavity
ventral body cavity
contains all of the structures in the chest and abdomen
abdominopelvic cavity
cavity inferior to the diaphragm
abdominal cavity
contains stomach, liver, ad other organs
pelvic cavity
contains reproductive organs, bladder, and rectum
dorsal body cavity
consists of cranial and spinal cavity
cranial cavity
space inside the bony skull
spinal cavity
extends from the cranial cavity
superior
toward the head end
inferior
away for the head end
anterior
at the front of the body
posterior
at the backside of the body
medial
toward the midline of the body
lateral
away from the midline of the body
intermediate
between a more medial and lateral structure
proximal
closer to the origin of the body or point of attachment
distal
farther from the origin of the body or point of attachment
superficial
toward the body surface
deep
away from the body surface
abdominal
anterior body trunk
acromial
point of shoulder
antecubital
anterior surface of theelbow
axillary
armpit
brachial
arm
buccal
cheek area
carpal
wrist
cervical
neck region
coxal
hip
crural
leg
digital
fingers, toes
femoral
thigh
fibular
lateral part of leg
inguinal
groin
nasal
nose area
oral
mouth
orbital
eye area
patellar
anterior knee
pelvic
area overlying the pelvis
pubic
genital region
sternal
brestbone area
tarsal
ankle
thoracic
chest
umbilical
naval