# Study sets matching "body planes"

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Sagittal Plane

Midsagittal Plane

Parasagittal Plane

Transverse Plane

Divided body into a left and right side

Equal left and right sides

Two sides are not equally cut

Divides the body into a top and bottom

Sagittal Plane

Divided body into a left and right side

Midsagittal Plane

Equal left and right sides

Cardinal Planes

Sagittal Plane

Frontal Plane

Transverse Plane

An imaginary plane, which passes through the body's centre of…

An imaginary plane, which passes from anterior to posterior an…

An imaginary plane, which passes from side to side and divides…

An imaginary plane, which divides the body in a horizontal dir…

Cardinal Planes

An imaginary plane, which passes through the body's centre of…

Sagittal Plane

An imaginary plane, which passes from anterior to posterior an…

Frontal plane

Median (midsagittal) plane

Sagittal plane

Transverse (cross section) plane

cuts into anterior/posterior

cuts into exact right and left halves

cuts into uneven right and left sections

cuts into upper/lower halves

Frontal plane

cuts into anterior/posterior

Median (midsagittal) plane

cuts into exact right and left halves

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Frontal Plane

Transverse Plane

Sagittal Plane

Midsagittal Plane

Divides the body into anterior and posterior portions

Divides the body into superior and inferior parts

Divides body vertically into right and left halves

Divides body into EQUAL right and left halves

Frontal Plane

Divides the body into anterior and posterior portions

Transverse Plane

Divides the body into superior and inferior parts

Sagittal

Frontal, Coronal

transverse, horizontal

midsagittal/ medial

Divides the body into left and right parts

divides the body into anterior and posterior parts

divides the body into superior and inferior parts

sagittal plane that lies on midline

Sagittal

Divides the body into left and right parts

Frontal, Coronal

divides the body into anterior and posterior parts

Transverse or horizontal plane

Midsagittal or medial plane

Frontal or coronal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides. (50/50 cut)

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse or horizontal plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal or medial plane

Divides the body into right and left sides. (50/50 cut)

Ventral

Dorsal

Cranial

Caudal

(anterior) body parts in front of the plan or on the front of…

(posterior) body parts on the back of the body; toward the rea…

body parts located near the end... Cephalic-skull or head end of…

tail end of the body

Ventral

(anterior) body parts in front of the plan or on the front of…

Dorsal

(posterior) body parts on the back of the body; toward the rea…

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Median Sagittal Plane

Parasagittal plane

Medial Sagittal

Lateral Sagittal

divide into 2 equal parts

there are 2- anything off from the median sagittal

closer to median sagittal plane (nipple)

shoulder (farthest from median sagittal plane)

Median Sagittal Plane

divide into 2 equal parts

Parasagittal plane

there are 2- anything off from the median sagittal

Frontal Plane

Transverse Plane

Sagittal Plane

Midsagittal Plane

Divides the body into anterior and posterior portions

Divides the body into superior and inferior parts

Divides body vertically into right and left halves

Divides body into EQUAL right and left halves

Frontal Plane

Divides the body into anterior and posterior portions

Transverse Plane

Divides the body into superior and inferior parts

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Sagittal

Midsagittal/Medial

Frontal/Coronal

Transverse/Horizontal

Divides the body into left and right parts

sagittal plane that lies on the midline

Divides the body into anterior and posterior parts

Divides the body into superior and inferior parts

Sagittal

Divides the body into left and right parts

Midsagittal/Medial

sagittal plane that lies on the midline

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Point of reference

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

The main trunk of the body.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Transverse plane

Sagittal plane

Median/Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into

**equal**right and left sides.Divides the body into

**unequal**right and left sides. (C in th…Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Sagittal plane

Divides the body into

**equal**right and left sides.Transverse plane

Sagittal plane

Median/Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into

**equal**right and left sides.Divides the body into

**unequal**right and left sides. (C in th…Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Sagittal plane

Divides the body into

**equal**right and left sides.Advertisement

Three main body planes

Midsagittal plane

Medial

Lateral

Midsagittal, Transverse, Frontal (Coronal),

also known as median or sagittal. Divides the body into equal…

Body parts close to median

Body parts away from midline

Three main body planes

Midsagittal, Transverse, Frontal (Coronal),

Midsagittal plane

also known as median or sagittal. Divides the body into equal…

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Transverse plane

Midsagittal (median) plane

Frontal plane

Distal

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Divides the body into right and left sides.

Divides the body into a front section and a back section

Body parts distant to the point of reference.

Transverse plane

Horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and bot…

Midsagittal (median) plane

Divides the body into right and left sides.