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body planes

planes of the body
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frontal (coronal) plane
FRONT&BACK,,a vertical plane that divides the body or body part such as an organ into front and back portions
sagittal (lateral) plane
RIGHT&LEFT SIDES,,a vertical plane that divides the body or organ into right and left sides.
midsagittal plane
RIGHT&LEFT HALVES,, vertically into right and left halves
transverse (axial) plane
UPPER&LOWER horizontal plane that divides the body or organ into upper and lower portions, as in a cross section.