Body orientation and direction in the Anatomical body position

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____ structures always appear above other structures


____ structures are always below other structures


The nose is ____ to the mouth


The abdomen is ____ to the chest


In humans the most ____ structures are those that are most forward (the face, chest, abdomen)


_____ structures are those toward the backside of the body


The spine is ____ to the heart

medial plane

Toward the mid line


Away from the mid line (median plane)


The sternum (breastbone) is ____ to the ribs


The ear is ____ to the nose

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