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Anatomical Body Planes & Directions
Median plane
Sagittal plane
Coronal or frontal plane
Transverse plane
Divides body into left and right halves. Only one median plane.
Divides the body in to right and left. Infinite number of sag…
Vertical plane. Divdes body into anterior (front) and posteri…
Parallel to the floor. Divides body into superior (top) and i…
Median plane
Divides body into left and right halves. Only one median plane.
Sagittal plane
Divides the body in to right and left. Infinite number of sag…
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Anatomical Directions/Body Planes
Anatomical Position
Coronal (frontal)
Sagittal
Mid-Sagittal
2-D textbook. Palms facing forward, standing
Separates front from back
Separates right from left
Separates right from left down the middle
Anatomical Position
2-D textbook. Palms facing forward, standing
Coronal (frontal)
Separates front from back
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Anatomical/Directional/Body Planes
cranial
axial
cephalic
facial
portion of skull surrounding brain
central part of body, head, and trunk
head
face
cranial
portion of skull surrounding brain
axial
central part of body, head, and trunk
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Anatomical Directions and Planes of the body
Superior
Inferior
Anterior/Ventral
Dorsal/Posterior
up (towards head)
down (towards feet)
forward (front of body)
back (towards back of body)
Superior
up (towards head)
Inferior
down (towards feet)
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Body Planes & Anatomical Directions
Median Plane
Sagittal Plane
Coronal, Frontal
Transverse, Cross, Horizontal
The midline plane dividing the body into left/right halves.
The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…
The plane dividing the body into equal/unequal front and back…
The horizontal plane divides the body into upper (cranial) an…
Median Plane
The midline plane dividing the body into left/right halves.
Sagittal Plane
The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…
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Anatomical Directions/Body Planes
superior
inferior
anterior (ventral)
posterior (dorsal)
toward the head
away from the head
front of the body
back of the body
superior
toward the head
inferior
away from the head
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Body Planes/Anatomical Directions
midsagittal
sagittal
frontal
transversal
midline plane dividing the body into left/right halves
plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts and…
plane dividing the body into equal/unequal front and back par…
horizontal plane divides the body into upper (cranial) and lo…
midsagittal
midline plane dividing the body into left/right halves
sagittal
plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts and…
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Body Planes & Anatomical Directions
Divides body into right & left
Divides body into front & back
Divides body into upper & lower
To the front
Midsagittal
Frontal
Transverse
Anterior (Ventral)
Divides body into right & left
Midsagittal
Divides body into front & back
Frontal
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Body planes and anatomical directions
Median
Frontal
Transversal
Cranial, Superior
divides the body into left and right halves
divides the body into anterior and posterior parts
divides the body into upper and lower parts
a structure being closer to the head or higher than another s…
Median
divides the body into left and right halves
Frontal
divides the body into anterior and posterior parts
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Anatomical directions and body planes
Superior
Inferior
Anterior
Posterior
Higher on the body, nearer to the head
Lower on the body, farther from the head
Located towards the front of the body
Back of the body
Superior
Higher on the body, nearer to the head
Inferior
Lower on the body, farther from the head
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Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
Abduction
Adduction
Circumduction
Depression
Lifting arm sideways away from body
Bringing the arm sideways against the body
Swinging the arms in a circle
Lowering the shoulder
Abduction
Lifting arm sideways away from body
Adduction
Bringing the arm sideways against the body
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Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
Median/Midsaggital
Saggital
Frontal/Coronal
Transverse/Cross Horizontal
divides the body into left and right halves
divides body into unequal left and right parts
divides body into posterior and anterior parts
divides body into upper and lower parts
Median/Midsaggital
divides the body into left and right halves
Saggital
divides body into unequal left and right parts
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Body Planes and Anatomical Directions
Midsaggital
Frontal
Transverse
Anterior (Ventral)
Divides the body into the right and the left
Divides the body into the front and back
Divides the body into the top and bottom
Towards front of the body
Midsaggital
Divides the body into the right and the left
Frontal
Divides the body into the front and back
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Body Planes and Anatomical Directions
Coronal Plane (Frontal Plane)
Transverse Plane
Sagittal Plane (midsagittal)
Superior
Divides body in anterior and posterior halves
Divides body into superior and inferior parts. (Top and bottom)
Right and left halves
Higher. The nose is superior to the mouth.
Coronal Plane (Frontal Plane)
Divides body in anterior and posterior halves
Transverse Plane
Divides body into superior and inferior parts. (Top and bottom)
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Body Planes and Anatomical directions
Coranal Plane (Frontal Plane)
Sagittal Plane (Vertical Plan)
Transversal Plane (Horizontal Plane)
Superior
divides body front and back
divides body left and right
divides body top and bottom
Upper half of body
Coranal Plane (Frontal Plane)
divides body front and back
Sagittal Plane (Vertical Plan)
divides body left and right
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Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
Anatomical position
Axial skeleton
Appendicular skeleton
Anterior or ventral
The neural stance of the individual; standing facing forward…
Bones of the head, spine, and pelvis
Bones of the extremities
The front of the body or body part
Anatomical position
The neural stance of the individual; standing facing forward…
Axial skeleton
Bones of the head, spine, and pelvis
Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
In the anatomical position, the glutea…
In the anatomical position, the palms…
The ears are _________ to the eyes
The Hips are __________ to the shoulders
Posterior
Anterior
Lateral
Inferior
In the anatomical position, the glutea…
Posterior
In the anatomical position, the palms…
Anterior
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Body Planes and Anatomical Directions
midsagittal
frontal
transverse
anterior (ventral)
left and right halves
front and back halves
top and bottom halves
front/stomach
midsagittal
left and right halves
frontal
front and back halves
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Body planes and anatomical directions
Median
Sagittal
Coronal, frontal
Transverse, cross horizontal
Midline divinding the body into left and right halfs
Plane divinding body into unequeal and equal front and back p…
Plane dividing body into equal and unequal front and back parts
Horizontal plane dividing body into upper and bottom halfs
Median
Midline divinding the body into left and right halfs
Sagittal
Plane divinding body into unequeal and equal front and back p…
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Body planes and anatomical directions
Median
Sagittal
Transverse, Cross Horizontal
Cranial, Superior
Splits the body into left and right sections
Divides the body into unequal left and right parts. It is par…
Splits the body into upper and lower sections
Closer to the head
Median
Splits the body into left and right sections
Sagittal
Divides the body into unequal left and right parts. It is par…
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Anatomical Directions/Body Planes
Anatomical Position
Coronal
Sagittal
Midsagittal
Standing facing the viewer. Arms are down along side of your…
Divides body into front and back portions
Divides body into left and right portions
Equal right and left halves
Anatomical Position
Standing facing the viewer. Arms are down along side of your…
Coronal
Divides body into front and back portions
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Body Planes & Anatomical Directions
Median
Sagittal
Frontal (Coronal)
Transverse
The midline plane dividing the body into left/right halves
The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…
The plane dividing the body into equal/unequal front and back…
The horizontal plane divides the body into upper (cranial) an…
Median
The midline plane dividing the body into left/right halves
Sagittal
The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…
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Body planes & Anatomical directions
Median
Sagittal
Coronal, Frontal
Transverse, cross horizontal
The middle plane dividing the body left/right halves
The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…
The plane dividing the body into equal/unequal front and back…
The horizontal plane divides the body into upper (cranial) an…
Median
The middle plane dividing the body left/right halves
Sagittal
The plane dividing the body into unequal left and right parts…
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Body Planes/Anatomical Directions
Median
Sagittal
Coronal
Transverse
Divides body into left and right halves
Divides body into unequal left and right halves, parallel to…
Divides body into equal/unequal front and back halves
Divides body into top and bottom halves
Median
Divides body into left and right halves
Sagittal
Divides body into unequal left and right halves, parallel to…
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Body Planes & Anatomical Directions
Median
Sagittal
Coronal, Frontal
Transverse, Cross Horizontal
Divides the body in half (left & right)
Divides the body like the median, but more off set (cutting t…
Divides the body into front and back
Divides the body into top and bottom half
Median
Divides the body in half (left & right)
Sagittal
Divides the body like the median, but more off set (cutting t…
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Body Planes/ Anatomical Directions
Sagittal Plane
Median Plane (Midsaggital plane)
Parasagittal Planes
Transverse (horizontal) Plane
Is a vertical plane that divides the body into right and left…
A sagittal plane that lies exactly in the midline.
All other sagittal planes, offset from the midline.
Runs horizontally from right to left, dividing body into supe…
Sagittal Plane
Is a vertical plane that divides the body into right and left…
Median Plane (Midsaggital plane)
A sagittal plane that lies exactly in the midline.
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Anatomical Directions & Body Planes
Superior
Inferior
Anterior
Posterior
TOP of the body
BOTTOM of the body
FRONT of the body
BACK of the body
Superior
TOP of the body
Inferior
BOTTOM of the body
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Body Planes and Anatomical Directions
Median
Sagital
Frontal
Transverse
EQUAL left and right halves
UNEQUAL left and right halves
EQUAL/UNEQUAL front and back parts
Upper and lower parts
Median
EQUAL left and right halves
Sagital
UNEQUAL left and right halves
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Body Planes and Anatomical directions
Midsagittal
Frontal
Transverse
Anterior
Plane that cuts length wise into right and left sections
Plane that cuts body into anterior and posterior sections
Plane that cuts body into superior and inferior sections
Towards the front of the body
Midsagittal
Plane that cuts length wise into right and left sections
Frontal
Plane that cuts body into anterior and posterior sections
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Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
abduction
Adduction
Circumduction
Depression
movement away from the median plane around an anterior-poster…
movement torward the median plane around an anterior-posterio…
Movement around the horizontal and longitudinal axis of a joi…
(down) just the opposite as in lowering the shoulder
abduction
movement away from the median plane around an anterior-poster…
Adduction
movement torward the median plane around an anterior-posterio…
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Body planes and anatomical direction
Median
Sagittal
Coronal
Transverse
Divides the body into the left/right halves
Divides the body into unequal left and right parts
Divides the body equal front and back parts
Divides the body into upper and lower parts
Median
Divides the body into the left/right halves
Sagittal
Divides the body into unequal left and right parts
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Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
anatomical position
Coronal
midsagittal
parasagittal
standing, facing the viewer, arms along side of trunk, and pa…
divides body into front and back
equal left and right halves
unequal division
anatomical position
standing, facing the viewer, arms along side of trunk, and pa…
Coronal
divides body into front and back
Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
minor
palmar & volar
median
insertion
means lesser or smaller
ventral aspect of the hand (palm of the hand)
toward the midline of the body
muscle attachment to a bone that moves
minor
means lesser or smaller
palmar & volar
ventral aspect of the hand (palm of the hand)
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Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
Abduction
Action
Adduction
Anatomical Position
movement away from the median plane, and the angle of the dis…
movement of a part, or organ of the body
movement towards the median plane, and the angle between disp…
neutral stance, standing facing forward with arms at the side…
Abduction
movement away from the median plane, and the angle of the dis…
Action
movement of a part, or organ of the body
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Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
Anatomical Position
Anterior
Posterior
Medial
Neutral Stance
In front of
Behind
Towards Middle
Anatomical Position
Neutral Stance
Anterior
In front of
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Anatomical Directions and Body Planes
Abduction
Adduction
Circumduction
Dorsiflexion
Lifting arm sideways away from body
Brining arm sideways against body
Arm circles
Trying to bring toe up to shin
Abduction
Lifting arm sideways away from body
Adduction
Brining arm sideways against body
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anatomical directions and body planes
abduction
adduction
circumduction
depression (down)
lifting the arm sideward away from the body
bringing the arm sideward against the body
swinging the arms in a circle
lowering the shoulder
abduction
lifting the arm sideward away from the body
adduction
bringing the arm sideward against the body
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Body planes and anatomical directions
Midsagittal
Frontal
Transverse
Anterior (ventral)
the plane dividing the body into equal right and left halves
the plane dividing the body into equal anterior and posterior
divides the body into upper and lower halves. Superior and in…
the front plane of the body
Midsagittal
the plane dividing the body into equal right and left halves
Frontal
the plane dividing the body into equal anterior and posterior
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anatomical directions / body plane
frontal/coronal plane
sagittal plane
transverse plane
anatomical position
travels from top to bottom of body, dividing into front and b…
travels from top to bottom of body, divides into left and rig…
divided body into superior and inferior parts
palms facing forward
frontal/coronal plane
travels from top to bottom of body, dividing into front and b…
sagittal plane
travels from top to bottom of body, divides into left and rig…
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Anatomical Positions, Body Planes, Directional Terms
Anatomical Position
Coronal Plane
Sagittal Plane
Transervse Plane
Body is standing straight, facing forward, upper limbs at sid…
Divides body into front and back portions (Anterior-front, Po…
Divides body into left and right portions... -Mid-: equal right…
Divides body into top and bottom portions (superior-head; inf…
Anatomical Position
Body is standing straight, facing forward, upper limbs at sid…
Coronal Plane
Divides body into front and back portions (Anterior-front, Po…
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Anatomical directions and body plane
Superior
Inferior
Anterior
Posterior
Toward the head, or upper part of a sturcture ... Ex. The hands…
Away from the head, or lower part of a structure ... Ex. The kne…
Nearer to or at the front of the body ... Ex. The biceps are ___…
Nearer to or at the back of the body ... Ex. The heel is ______…
Superior
Toward the head, or upper part of a sturcture ... Ex. The hands…
Inferior
Away from the head, or lower part of a structure ... Ex. The kne…
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Anatomical Directional Terms and Body Planes
Anterior
Ventral
Posterior
Dorsal
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Toward the bottom, towards the belly, anterior
Towards the back, dorsal
Near the upper surface, towards the back, posterior
Anterior
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Ventral
Toward the bottom, towards the belly, anterior
33 terms
Anatomical Directional Terms and Body Planes
Anterior
Ventral
Posterior
Dorsal
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Toward the bottom, towards the belly, anterior
Towards the back, dorsal
Near the upper surface, towards the back, posterior
Anterior
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Ventral
Toward the bottom, towards the belly, anterior
35 terms
Anatomical Directional Terms and Body Planes
Anterior
Ventral
Posterior
Dorsal
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Toward the bottom, towards the belly, anterior
Towards the back, dorsal
Near the upper surface, towards the back, posterior
Anterior
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Ventral
Toward the bottom, towards the belly, anterior
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Anatomical Directional Terms and Body Planes
Anterior
Ventral
Posterior
Dorsal
Toward or at the front of the body
Anterior
Towards the back
Posterior
Anterior
Toward or at the front of the body
Ventral
Anterior
29 terms
Anatomical Directional Terms and Body Planes
Anterior
Ventral
Posterior
Dorsal
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
towards the belly, anterior
Towards the back, dorsal
towards the back, posterior ... (like the dorsal fin on a shark)
Anterior
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Ventral
towards the belly, anterior
35 terms
Anatomical Directional Terms and Body Planes
Anterior
Ventral
Posterior
Dorsal
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Toward the bottom, towards the belly, anterior
Towards the back, dorsal
Near the upper surface, towards the back, posterior
Anterior
Toward or at the front of the body... In front of, front, ventral
Ventral
Toward the bottom, towards the belly, anterior
25 terms
Anatomical Position, Directional Terms, Body Planes and Sections
anatomical position
axial part
appendicular part
regional terms
the body is erect with feet slightly apart, the palms face fo…
makes up the main axis of our body, includes the head, neck,…
consists of the appendages, or limbs, which are attached to t…
designate specific areas within these major body divisions (v…
anatomical position
the body is erect with feet slightly apart, the palms face fo…
axial part
makes up the main axis of our body, includes the head, neck,…
20 terms
Anatomical Directional Terms & Body Planes
superior
inferior
anterior (ventral)
posterior (dorsal)
above
below
closer to the front of the body
closer to the back of the body
superior
above
inferior
below
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Anatomical Directional Terms and Body Planes
Anterior
Posterior
Distal
Proximal
In front of, front
After, behind, following, toward the rear
Away from, farther from the origin (like towards the finger)
Near, closer to the origin (like towards the chest)
Anterior
In front of, front
Posterior
After, behind, following, toward the rear
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