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adip/o
fat
cyt/o
cell
hist/o
tissue
adipose
having the quality of fat
cytology
study of cells
histology
study of tissues
abdomin/o
abdomen
crani/o
skull
gastr/o
stomach
thorac/o
chest
viscer/o
internal organs
cranial
pertaining to the skull
gastritis
inflammation of the stomach
thoracic
pertaining to the chest
visceral
pertaining to the internal organs
anter/o
front
caud/o
tail
anterior
pertaining to a location toward the front
caudal
pertaining to a location toward the tail
cephal/o
head
dors/o
back
infer/o
lower, below
later/o
side
medi/o
middle
poster/o
back
super/o
upper, above
ventr/o
belly, belly side
cephalic
pertaining to a location toward the head
dorsal
pertaining to a location toward the back
inferior
pertaining to a location below
lateral
pertaining to a location toward the side
medial
pertaining to a location toward the middle
posterior
pertaining to a location toward the back
superior
pertaining to a location above
ventral
pertaining to the belly
anatomic position
standing upright
supine
lying face up
prone
lying face down
recumbent
lying down
thoracic cavity
contains the heart and lungs
abdominopelvic cavity
contains the abdominal and pelvic cavities
the ventral cavities
thoracic, abdominal, pelvic
the dorsal cavities
crainial, spinal
epigastric
upper middle region located over the stomach
hypogastric
lower middle region located under the stomach
umbilical
middle region located near the navel
RUQ
right upper quadrant
LUQ
left upper quadrant
RLQ
right lower quadrant
LLQ
left lower quadrant