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Unit 1 - Lesson 1.1 Directional Terms
Superior
Inferior
Ventral/Anterior
Dorsal/Posterior
Superior
Inferior
88 terms
Directional/regional terms med
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
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1.1 Set #2 - Directional Terms (HBS 2016-17)
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
A&P Ch1: The Human Body: directional/regional terms -DR
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
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Directional Terms and Body Planes
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
16 terms
Anatomical Directions
Ventral
Directional terms
Dorsal
Anterior
May be used interchangeably with "anterior", towards the fron…
Used to explain precisely where one body structure is in rela…
A term that may also be used in place of "posterior"; also ty…
Forward, toward the ventral side
Ventral
May be used interchangeably with "anterior", towards the fron…
Directional terms
Used to explain precisely where one body structure is in rela…
27 terms
Human Body Systems Unit 1
Directional Terms
Regional Terms
System
Tissue
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Anatomical terms that refer to specific visible landmarks on…
A group of body organs or structures that together perform on…
An integrated group of cells with a common structure and func…
Directional Terms
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Regional Terms
Anatomical terms that refer to specific visible landmarks on…
55 terms
Exam 1 10/1/15 Body Systems and anatomical regions
Integumentary System
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Nervous System
the external covering of the body, or the skin... Functions: wa…
consists of bones, cartilages, ligaments, and joints... Functio…
the muscles of the body; skeletal muscles for the muscular sy…
the body's fast-acting control system. Consists of the brain,…
Integumentary System
the external covering of the body, or the skin... Functions: wa…
Skeletal System
consists of bones, cartilages, ligaments, and joints... Functio…
15 terms
Anatomical Directions
Ventral
Directional terms
Dorsal
Anterior
toward the front or belly... used in animals mostly... same as ante…
explain precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
Toward the back or spine... used in animals mostly... same as poste…
Forward, toward the ventral side
Ventral
toward the front or belly... used in animals mostly... same as ante…
Directional terms
explain precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
27 terms
Body Systems, HBS - 1.1 Systems and Directional Terms
Integumentary
Muscular system
Skeletal System
Nervous System
Includes skin, hair, and nails. Protects the internal body fr…
Movement of and through the body.
Support and protection.
Fast acting control system; provides communication throughout…
Integumentary
Includes skin, hair, and nails. Protects the internal body fr…
Muscular system
Movement of and through the body.
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HBS Unit 1 Terms
Ventral
System
Superior
Superficial
Pertaining to the anterior or front side of the body; opposit…
A group of body organs or structures that together perform on…
Situated toward the head and further away from the feet than…
Of, relating to, or located near the surface
Ventral
Pertaining to the anterior or front side of the body; opposit…
System
A group of body organs or structures that together perform on…
Directional terms A and P Chapter 1
directional terms
superior
inferior
anterior
explains precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
toward the head or upper body
toward the lower part of the body
at the front of the body
directional terms
explains precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
superior
toward the head or upper body
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Directional terms and Regional terms to describe the body
Anterior
Deep
Directional Terms
Distal
Situated toward the front of the body. (Es el frente de el cu…
Away from the body surface; more internal. (Adentro del cuerpo)
Terms used to explain where some body parts are in relation t…
Situated away from the point of attachment or origin or from…
Anterior
Situated toward the front of the body. (Es el frente de el cu…
Deep
Away from the body surface; more internal. (Adentro del cuerpo)
16 terms
Identity: Human 1.1 Key Terms Review
Anterior
Ventral
System
Superior
Situated toward the front of the body
Pertaining to the anterior or front side of the body; opposit…
A group of body organs or structures that together perform on…
Situated toward the head and further away from the feet than…
Anterior
Situated toward the front of the body
Ventral
Pertaining to the anterior or front side of the body; opposit…
16 terms
human body systems 1.1
anterior
deep
directional terms
distal
situated toward the front of the body
internal ; away from the body surface
terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
situated away from the point of origin / attachment / or cent…
anterior
situated toward the front of the body
deep
internal ; away from the body surface
Anatomy Directional Terms
Anatomical Position
Axial Part
Appendicular Part
directional terms
1. standing erect... 2. head facing forward... 3. feet forward and…
axis of the body... example: head, neck, trunk
appendages / limbs attached to the axis
used to explain where one body structure is in relation to an…
Anatomical Position
1. standing erect... 2. head facing forward... 3. feet forward and…
Axial Part
axis of the body... example: head, neck, trunk
64 terms
Introduction to Human Body
anatomy
physiology
chemical
cellular
study of body structures
study of functions of body structures
lowest level of body organization
level after chemical level
anatomy
study of body structures
physiology
study of functions of body structures
Anatomy Directional Terms
Anatomical Position
Axial Part
Appendicular Part
directional terms
1. standing erect... 2. head facing forward... 3. feet forward and…
axis of the body... example: head, neck, trunk
appendages / limbs attached to the axis
used to explain where one body structure is in relation to an…
Anatomical Position
1. standing erect... 2. head facing forward... 3. feet forward and…
Axial Part
axis of the body... example: head, neck, trunk
17 terms
Anatomy Directional Terms
Anatomical Position
Axial Part
Appendicular Part
directional terms
1. standing erect... 2. head facing forward... 3. feet forward and…
axis of the body... example: head, neck, trunk
appendages / limbs attached to the axis
used to explain where one body structure is in relation to an…
Anatomical Position
1. standing erect... 2. head facing forward... 3. feet forward and…
Axial Part
axis of the body... example: head, neck, trunk
14 terms
Directional Terms
Anterior
Deep
Directional Terms
Distal
Situated toward the front of the body
Away from the body surface; more internal
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Situated away from the point of attachment or origin or a cen…
Anterior
Situated toward the front of the body
Deep
Away from the body surface; more internal
16 terms
Anatomical Directions
Ventral
Directional terms
Dorsal
Anterior
May be used interchangeably with "anterior", towards the fron…
Used to explain precisely where one body structure is in rela…
A term that may also be used in place of "posterior"; also ty…
Forward, toward the ventral side
Ventral
May be used interchangeably with "anterior", towards the fron…
Directional terms
Used to explain precisely where one body structure is in rela…
PLTW: HBS - 1.1
Anterior
Deep
Directional Terms
Distal
Situated toward the front of the body
Away from the body surface; more internal.
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Situated away from the point of attachment or origin or a cen…
Anterior
Situated toward the front of the body
Deep
Away from the body surface; more internal.
16 terms
Anatomical Directions
Ventral
Directional terms
Dorsal
Anterior
May be used interchangeably with "anterior", towards the fron…
Used to explain precisely where one body structure is in rela…
A term that may also be used in place of "posterior"; also ty…
Forward, toward the ventral side
Ventral
May be used interchangeably with "anterior", towards the fron…
Directional terms
Used to explain precisely where one body structure is in rela…
Chapter 1 Position and Directional Terms
Anatomical Position
Directional terms
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
body is erect with feet slightly apart; palms face forward an…
allows us to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Towards the head end or upper part of a structure or the body…
Away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
Anatomical Position
body is erect with feet slightly apart; palms face forward an…
Directional terms
allows us to explain where one body structure is in relation…
15 terms
Anatomical Directions
Ventral
Directional terms
Dorsal
Anterior
toward the front or belly... used in animals mostly... same as ante…
explain precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
Toward the back or spine... used in animals mostly... same as poste…
Forward, toward the ventral side
Ventral
toward the front or belly... used in animals mostly... same as ante…
Directional terms
explain precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
16 terms
Anatomical Positions, Body Planes, Directional Terms
Anatomical Position
Coronal Plane/frontal plane
Midsagittal Plane/ median
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/frontal plane
Divides body into front and back portions (Anterior-front, Po…
33 terms
Unit 1- Body Cavities, Planes and Directional Terms
Transverse Plane
Frontal/Coronal Plane
(Mid)Sagittal Plane
Anterior/Ventral Cavity
Divides the body in half, separating head from feet.
Divides the body in half, separating the front of the body fr…
Divides the body in half, separating the left side of the bod…
Cavities towards the front (anterior) of the body. Includes t…
Transverse Plane
Divides the body in half, separating head from feet.
Frontal/Coronal Plane
Divides the body in half, separating the front of the body fr…
16 terms
A & P: Regional terms and directional terms
Anatomical Position
Directional Terms
Superior
Inferior
Body is erect with feet slightly apart and palms facing outward
Allows us to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Toward the head or upper part of body
Away from the head or below
Anatomical Position
Body is erect with feet slightly apart and palms facing outward
Directional Terms
Allows us to explain where one body structure is in relation…
16 terms
PLTW: HBS - 1.1
Anterior
Deep
Directional Terms
Distal
Situated toward the front of the body
Away from the body surface; more internal.
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Situated away from the point of attachment or origin or a cen…
Anterior
Situated toward the front of the body
Deep
Away from the body surface; more internal.
30 terms
Anatomy Chapter 1 Introduction and Terms 1-30 Newkirk
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
12 terms
Anatomical Directions
Directional terms
Anterior
Posterior
Cranial
explain precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
Forward, toward the ventral side
backward, towards the dorsal side
Toward the head or superior end
Directional terms
explain precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
Anterior
Forward, toward the ventral side
101 terms
Marieb Chapter 1- Antatomical Terminology
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
Human Body Systems: Unit 1
anterior
deep
directional terms
distal
situated toward the front of the body
away from the body surface; more internal
terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
situated away from the point of attachment or origin or a cen…
anterior
situated toward the front of the body
deep
away from the body surface; more internal
16 terms
Directional Terms
Anterior
Deep
Directional Terms
Distal
front of the body
Away from the surface of the body
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
located away from the center of the body
Anterior
front of the body
Deep
Away from the surface of the body
43 terms
Terms of direction/body planes
medial
lateral
inferior
superior
Toward the midline
Away from the midline
Below, Lower on the body, farther from the head
Above, Higher on the body, nearer to the head
medial
Toward the midline
lateral
Away from the midline
132 terms
Semester 1 Review- Anatomical Terminology, Histology, and Integumentary System
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
217 terms
Marieb Chapter 1
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
15 terms
Anatomical Directions
Ventral
Directional terms
Dorsal
Anterior
toward the front or belly... used in animals mostly... same as ante…
explain precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
Toward the back or spine... used in animals mostly... same as poste…
Forward, toward the ventral side
Ventral
toward the front or belly... used in animals mostly... same as ante…
Directional terms
explain precisely where one body structure is in relation to…
191 terms
Marieb Chapter 1
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
4A0 Position & Direction of the Human Body - Santana
Position
Direction
Superior
Inferior
starting point
explains where a body part is in relation to another body part
toward the head or situated above another structure
away from the head or situated below another structure
Position
starting point
Direction
explains where a body part is in relation to another body part
16 terms
Lesson 1.1 Directional Terms
Anterior
Deep
Directional Terms
Distal
Situated toward the front of the body
Away from the body surface; more internal
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Situated away from the point of attachment or origin or a cen…
Anterior
Situated toward the front of the body
Deep
Away from the body surface; more internal
20 terms
Anatomy Chapter 1 Quiz 1-20
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
HBS 1 body systems, directional and regional terms, and tissues
Anterior
Deep
Directional Terms
Distal
Situated toward the front of the body
Away from the body surface; more internal
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Situated away from the point of attachment or origin or a cen…
Anterior
Situated toward the front of the body
Deep
Away from the body surface; more internal
55 terms
Unit 1: Body Orientation Terms
Superior
Inferior
Anterior
Posterior
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
50 terms
Anatomy Chapter 1 Introduction and Terms 1-50 Newkirk
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
17 terms
Language of Anatomy
Anatomical Position
Directional Terms
Regional Terms
Sagittal Plane
Standard body position used for anatomical reference points
Used by medical personnel and anatomist to explain precisely…
Used to designate specific areas of the body
runs longitudinally and divides the body into left and right…
Anatomical Position
Standard body position used for anatomical reference points
Directional Terms
Used by medical personnel and anatomist to explain precisely…
Marieb Chapter 1
Superior (cranial)
Inferior (caudal)
Ventral (anterior)
Dorsal (posterior)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
toward or at the front of the body; in front of
Toward or at the back of the body; behind
Superior (cranial)
toward the head end or upper part of a structure or the body;…
Inferior (caudal)
away from the head end or toward the lower part of a structur…
Chapter 1- Directional Terms
Anatomical position
Anterior
Lateral
Superficial
Allows us to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Toward the front of the body
Away from the midline
Toward the body's surface
Anatomical position
Allows us to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Anterior
Toward the front of the body
HBS systems and directional terms
Integumentary
Muscular system
Skeletal System
Nervous System
Includes skin, hair, and nails. Protects the internal body fr…
Movement of and through the body.
Support and protection.
Fast acting control system; provides communication throughout…
Integumentary
Includes skin, hair, and nails. Protects the internal body fr…
Muscular system
Movement of and through the body.
16 terms
Human Body Directional Terms
Anterior
Deep
Directional Terms
Distal
Situated toward the front of the body
Away from the body surface; more internal
Terms used to explain where one body structure is in relation…
Situated away from the point of attachment or origin or a cen…
Anterior
Situated toward the front of the body
Deep
Away from the body surface; more internal
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