#### Study sets matching "body planes"

#### Study sets matching "body planes"

Median/Midsagittal Plane

Paramedian/Parasagittal Plane

Dorsal/Frontal Plane

Transverse/Cross-sectional Plane

divides the body into equal right and left halves... human - vert…

running in the same direction as the median plane but not equa…

divides the body into a front and back portion ... dorsal/ventral…

taking a cross section of any part of the body

Median/Midsagittal Plane

divides the body into equal right and left halves... human - vert…

Paramedian/Parasagittal Plane

running in the same direction as the median plane but not equa…

Body Planes

Transverse Plane

Superior

Inferior

imaginary lines drawn through the body at various parts to sep…

horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and a b…

body parts above other parts

body parts below other parts

Body Planes

imaginary lines drawn through the body at various parts to sep…

Transverse Plane

horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and a b…

Sagittal Plane

Median plane or midsagittal plane

Parasagittal Planes

Frontal planes (coronal plane)

Vertical plane that divides the body into right and left parts…

Divides the body into equal left and right parts... Example: to…

Divides the body into left and right in unequal parts. the par…

lie vertically like sagittal planes, but they divide the body…

Sagittal Plane

Vertical plane that divides the body into right and left parts…

Median plane or midsagittal plane

Divides the body into equal left and right parts... Example: to…

Plane

Sagittal

Midsagittal (median)

Parasagittal

flat surface along which body or structure is cut for anatomic…

divides the body vertically into right and left parts

lies on the mid-line

not on the mid-line

Plane

flat surface along which body or structure is cut for anatomic…

Sagittal

divides the body vertically into right and left parts

Plane

Sagittal Plane

Frontal or Coronal Plane

Transverse of Horizontal Plane

Imaginary flat surface

Vertical plane dividing the body into left and right sides... - M…

Runs longitudinally and divides the body into anterior and pos…

Divides body into superior and inferior positions

Plane

Imaginary flat surface

Sagittal Plane

Vertical plane dividing the body into left and right sides... - M…

anatomical position

coronal/frontal plane

coronal/frontal section

cross-section

body standing erect with the arms at the sides of the body, th…

divides the body into front and back portions; a vertical leng…

a cut along a coronal/frontal plane yields a coronal section v…

(frequently used to describe internal views of structures)... cro…

anatomical position

body standing erect with the arms at the sides of the body, th…

coronal/frontal plane

divides the body into front and back portions; a vertical leng…

body planes

transverse plane

superior

inferior

imaginary line drawn through the body at various parts to sepa…

is a horizontal that divides the body into a top and bottom ha…

body parts above other

body part below below others

body planes

imaginary line drawn through the body at various parts to sepa…

transverse plane

is a horizontal that divides the body into a top and bottom ha…

Transverse Plane

Superior

Inferior

Cranial

is a horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half an…

body parts above all other parts

body parts below all other parts

which means body parts located near the head

Transverse Plane

is a horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half an…

Superior

body parts above all other parts

body planes

transverse plane

superior

inferior

imaginary lines drawn through the body at various parts to sep…

horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and a b…

body parts above other parts

body parts below other parts

body planes

imaginary lines drawn through the body at various parts to sep…

transverse plane

horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and a b…

Median Body Plane

Sagittal Body Plane

Frontal Body Plane

Transverse Body Plane

The midline plane dividing the body into left & right equal ha…

The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…

The plane dividing the body into equal or unequal front & back…

The horizontal plane that divides the body into upper (cranial…

Median Body Plane

The midline plane dividing the body into left & right equal ha…

Sagittal Body Plane

The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…

transverse plane

superior

inferior

cranial

a horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and a…

body parts above other parts

body parts below other body parts

body parts located near the head

transverse plane

a horizontal plane that divides the body into a top half and a…

superior

body parts above other parts

Sagittal

Midsagittal

Parasagittal

Frontal Coronal

a vertical, left/right division

a vertical, left/right division exactly on the midline/centre

a vertical, left/right division, offset from and parallel to t…

a vertical, ventral/dorsal (anterior/posterior) division

Sagittal

a vertical, left/right division

Midsagittal

a vertical, left/right division exactly on the midline/centre

Midsaggital

Parasagittal

Frontal / coronal

Transverse

Vertically cutes the body in EQUAL halves

Vertically cuts the body unequally

Runs vertically but cuts the body into anterior and posterior…

Cuts body horizontally at hips

Midsaggital

Vertically cutes the body in EQUAL halves

Parasagittal

Vertically cuts the body unequally

Saggital

Frontal

Transverse

Oblique

Vertical line that cuts into left and right

Vertical line that cuts into anterior and posterior

Horizontal line that cuts superior and inferior

Cuts into oblique angle

Saggital

Vertical line that cuts into left and right

Frontal

Vertical line that cuts into anterior and posterior

Superior/cranial or cephalad

inferior/caudal

anterior ventral

posterior dorsal

toward the head end or upper body part of a structural or the…

away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structure…

toward the front of the body

toward the back side of the backside of the body

Superior/cranial or cephalad

toward the head end or upper body part of a structural or the…

inferior/caudal

away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structure…

Anatomical Position

Body Planes

Median (Midsagittal)

Sagittal

from a standing position, feet flat on ground, head facing str…

division of space three dimensionally

a plane passing through the midline of the body or organ which…

a vertical plane that divides the body or an organ into *right…

Anatomical Position

from a standing position, feet flat on ground, head facing str…

Body Planes

division of space three dimensionally

sagittal plane

median

transverse

frontal/cornonal

runs vertically separating into right and left portions

sagital plane that passes through the midline of the body (equ…

runs horizontally to ground, diving into superior and inferior…

runs vertically from right to left and divides the body into a…

sagittal plane

runs vertically separating into right and left portions

median

sagital plane that passes through the midline of the body (equ…

Median Body Plane

Sagittal Body Plane

Frontal Body Plane

Transverse Body Plane

The midline plane dividing the body into left & right equal ha…

The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…

The plane dividing the body into equal or unequal front & back…

The horizontal plane that divides the body into upper (cranial…

Median Body Plane

The midline plane dividing the body into left & right equal ha…

Sagittal Body Plane

The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…

anterior

posterior

Superior

Inferior

front of the body... (punched in the chest)

back of the body... (Smacked on the butt)

top half of the body... (Head superior to heart)

lower half of the body... (the calf is inferior to the thigh)

anterior

front of the body... (punched in the chest)

posterior

back of the body... (Smacked on the butt)

Sagittal plane

Frontal plane (coronal plane)

Transverse plane

Midsagittal plane

Divides body or an organ into left and right

Divides body or organ into anterior and posterior

Divides body or organ horizontally into upper and lower.

If it runs directly down the middle of the body

Sagittal plane

Divides body or an organ into left and right

Frontal plane (coronal plane)

Divides body or organ into anterior and posterior