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Body Direction Terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
Refers to the front, or belly side, of the organ or body
Refers to the back of the organ or body
Means situated in the front
Situated in the back
Ventral
Refers to the front, or belly side, of the organ or body
Dorsal
Refers to the back of the organ or body
12 terms
Directional terms
Ventral
Anterior
Superior
Cephalic
Front or belly side
Situated in front
Above, toward the head
Toward the head
Ventral
Front or belly side
Anterior
Situated in front
12 terms
Med term stuff
Posterior
Inferior
Caudal
Distal
Situated in back
Below, toward the feet
Toward lower part of the body
Farthest from the midline or beginning of a structure
Posterior
Situated in back
Inferior
Below, toward the feet
11 terms
Body directional terms
Ventral
Anterior
cephalic
proximal
front or belly side
situated in front
towards the head
situated nearest the midline or beginning of a body structure
Ventral
front or belly side
Anterior
situated in front
12 terms
positional/directional terms med term
ventral
anterior
superior
cephalic
front or belly side
situated in front
above, toward the head
toward the head
ventral
front or belly side
anterior
situated in front
12 terms
directional and positional terms
ventral
anterior
superior
cephalic
front or belly side
situated in front
above, toward head
toward head
ventral
front or belly side
anterior
situated in front
12 terms
Body direction terms
Ventral
Anterior
Superior
Cephalic
Refers to front or belly side of body or organ
Means situated in the front
Uppermost, above, or toward the head
Toward the head
Ventral
Refers to front or belly side of body or organ
Anterior
Means situated in the front
12 terms
Body Direction Terms
ventral
dorsal
anterior
posterior
front, or belly side, of organ or body
back of the organ of the body
situated in the front
situated in the back
ventral
front, or belly side, of organ or body
dorsal
back of the organ of the body
16 terms
Body Planes and Directions
Transverse
Midsagittal (midline)
Frontal (coronal)
Ventral
front or belly side
Transverse
Midsagittal (midline)
11 terms
Body directional terms
dt- ventral
ot- dorsal
dt- anterior
ot- posterior
front/belly side
back/organ
situated in front
situated in back
dt- ventral
front/belly side
ot- dorsal
back/organ
12 terms
Med. Term. Chpt. 2 Terms to Describe the Body Direction
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
Refers to the front of the body
Refers to the back of the body
Situated in the front
Situated in the back
Ventral
Refers to the front of the body
Dorsal
Refers to the back of the body
12 terms
Body Positions
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
Front or bellyside
Back or organ or body
Situated in front
Situated in back
Ventral
Front or bellyside
Dorsal
Back or organ or body
12 terms
Body Directions- Opposites
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
refers to the the front belly side of the body
refers to the back of the body or organ
situated in the front (Ventral)
situated in the back (Dorsal)
Ventral
refers to the the front belly side of the body
Dorsal
refers to the back of the body or organ
12 terms
Medical - Positional & Directional Terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Superior
Inferior
Front or belly side
Back of body
Above, toward the head
Below, towards feet
Ventral
Front or belly side
Dorsal
Back of body
12 terms
Body direction terms
ventral
dorsal
anterior
posterior
refers to front or belly side of the organ or body
refers to the back of the organ or body
means situated in the front; also means on the front or forwa…
means situated in the back; also means on the back part of an…
ventral
refers to front or belly side of the organ or body
dorsal
refers to the back of the organ or body
12 terms
health science unit 3 test
ventral
anterior
superior
proximal
front or belly side
situated in front
above, toward the head
near the midline or beginning of a structure
ventral
front or belly side
anterior
situated in front
12 terms
Chapter 2, The Human Body in Health and Disease Packet: Opposite Body Directions
ventral
anterior
superior
cephalic
the front or belly side of the body or organ
situated in the front
above, toward the head
toward the head
ventral
the front or belly side of the body or organ
anterior
situated in the front
12 terms
Chapter 2, The Human Body in Health and Disease Packet: Opposite Body Directions
ventral
anterior
superior
cephalic
the front or belly side of the body or organ
situated in the front
above, toward the head
toward the head
ventral
the front or belly side of the body or organ
anterior
situated in the front
12 terms
Body Directions
ventral
Dorsal
anterior
posterior
front or belly side of the body or organ
refers to the back of the body or organ
in the front
in the back
ventral
front or belly side of the body or organ
Dorsal
refers to the back of the body or organ
12 terms
Basic medical position words
Ventral
Superior
Inferior
Cephalic
Front or belly side of organ or body
Uppermost, above, toward the head
Lowermost, below, toward the feet
Toward the head
Ventral
Front or belly side of organ or body
Superior
Uppermost, above, toward the head
12 terms
Body Positions
Ventral
Anterior
Superior
Cephalic
front, belly side
situated in front
above, towards head
toward head
Ventral
front, belly side
Anterior
situated in front
12 terms
positional and directional terms
ventral
anterior
superior
cephalic
front or belly side
situated in front
above, toward the head
toward the head
ventral
front or belly side
anterior
situated in front
9 terms
Location Words Med Term Ch 2
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
refers to the front or belly side of the organ or body
refers to the back of the organ or body
situated in the front, front or forward part of an organ
situated in the back, back part of an organ
Ventral
refers to the front or belly side of the organ or body
Dorsal
refers to the back of the organ or body
12 terms
MT CH2 Body Direction Terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
Front or belly side of the organ or body
Back of the organ or body
Situated in the front. Front or forward part of an organ
Situated in the back. Back part of the organ
Ventral
Front or belly side of the organ or body
Dorsal
Back of the organ or body
13 terms
Chapter 2 body direction terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
Front or belly side of organ or body
Back of organ or body
Situated in front
Situated in back
Ventral
Front or belly side of organ or body
Dorsal
Back of organ or body
8 terms
Body direction
ventral
dorsal
cephalic
caudal
refers to the front , or belly side, of the organ or body
refers to the back of the organ or body
towards the head
towards the lower part of the body
ventral
refers to the front , or belly side, of the organ or body
dorsal
refers to the back of the organ or body
12 terms
body directions
ventral
dorsal
anterior
posterior
refers to front or belly side of the body or organ
reffers to the back of the body or organ
means situated in the front. also means on the forward part o…
situated in the back. also means on the back part of the organ
ventral
refers to front or belly side of the body or organ
dorsal
reffers to the back of the body or organ
12 terms
Directional Terms
posterior (dorsal)
anterior (ventral)
distal
proximal
situated in the back of the body or organ
situated in the front side of the body or organ
situated farthest from the midline or beginning of a body str…
suited nearest the midline or beginning of a body structure
posterior (dorsal)
situated in the back of the body or organ
anterior (ventral)
situated in the front side of the body or organ
12 terms
Ch. 2 Descriptive Body Direction Terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
refers to the front or belly side of the body or organ
refers to the back of the body or organ
means situated in the front. It also means on the forward par…
means situated in the back. It also means on the back part of…
Ventral
refers to the front or belly side of the body or organ
Dorsal
refers to the back of the body or organ
13 terms
Positional and Directional Terms
Ventral
Anterior
Superior
Cephalic
Front or belly side
Situated in front
Above, toward the head
Toward the head
Ventral
Front or belly side
Anterior
Situated in front
12 terms
Body Direction Terms: Chapter 2
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
Refers to the front, or belly side, of the organ or body
Refers to the back of the organ or body
Situated in the front; front or forward part of an organ
Situated in the back; on the back part of an organ
Ventral
Refers to the front, or belly side, of the organ or body
Dorsal
Refers to the back of the organ or body
12 terms
Body Planes Pre/Suf-fix
Ventr-
Anther-
Superior
Cepal-
Belly side
Front, before
Uppermost, above, toward the head
Head
Ventr-
Belly side
Anther-
Front, before
18 terms
Medical Terminology- Directional Terms
anatomical position
anterior
posterior
inferior
standing straight, arms at side of body, palms facing forward…
situated towards the front
situated towards the back
towards the feet
anatomical position
standing straight, arms at side of body, palms facing forward…
anterior
situated towards the front
12 terms
Body Direction Terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
refers to the front, or belly side, of the organ or body.
refers to the back of the organ or body
situated in the front. Also means on the front or forward par…
situated in the back. Also means on the back part of an organ
Ventral
refers to the front, or belly side, of the organ or body.
Dorsal
refers to the back of the organ or body
13 terms
Anatomy & Physiology Body Direction Terminology
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
refers to the front or belly side of the body or organ
refers to the back of the body or organ
means situated in the front
means situated on the back
Ventral
refers to the front or belly side of the body or organ
Dorsal
refers to the back of the body or organ
13 terms
Directional Terms. Med Term.
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
In front or belly side of the body or organ
Back of the body or organ
Situated in the front or forward part of an organ
Situated in the back
Ventral
In front or belly side of the body or organ
Dorsal
Back of the body or organ
13 terms
Body Directional Terms
ventral
anterior
superior
cephalic
front or belly side
situated in front
upper most, above, toward the head
toward the head
ventral
front or belly side
anterior
situated in front
13 terms
Body direction terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
Front of the body or organ
Back of the body or organ
Front or forward part of an organ
Situated in the back
Ventral
Front of the body or organ
Dorsal
Back of the body or organ
11 terms
Med Term 1 & 2- anatomic reference systems
anterior
posterior
transverse
proximal
situated in the front, or on the forward part of an organ
situated in the back, or on the back part of an organ
a horizontal plane that divides the body into superior (upper…
situated nearest the midline or beginning of a body structure
anterior
situated in the front, or on the forward part of an organ
posterior
situated in the back, or on the back part of an organ
18 terms
Intro to human body directional terms
Distal
Dorsal (dors/i or dors/o)
Lateral (later/o)
Inferior (infer/o)
FARTHEST from the midline or beginning of a body structure
The BACK of the body or organ
Direction to or near the SIDE;away from the midline
Lowermost,below or toward the feet
Distal
FARTHEST from the midline or beginning of a body structure
Dorsal (dors/i or dors/o)
The BACK of the body or organ
15 terms
Human body & disease part 1.
Anatomy
Physiology
Ventral
Dorsal
The study of the structure of the body
The study of the functions of these structures
Front or belly side
Back of body or organ
Anatomy
The study of the structure of the body
Physiology
The study of the functions of these structures
10 terms
Anatomical Terminology
ventral
dorsal
superior
inferior
front or belly side
back of body or organ
uppermost, above, or toward head
lowermost, below, or toward feet
ventral
front or belly side
dorsal
back of body or organ
13 terms
Med term directional terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
The front of belly side of the body or organ
Refers to the back of the body or organ
Situated in the front or forward part of an organ
Situated in the back
Ventral
The front of belly side of the body or organ
Dorsal
Refers to the back of the body or organ
10 terms
Bio 105 Lab final
ventral
dorsal
superior
inferior
refers to the front or belly side
refers to the back of the body or organ
uppermost, above, or toward the head
lowermost, below, or toward the feet
ventral
refers to the front or belly side
dorsal
refers to the back of the body or organ
12 terms
Structure & Function
Superior
Inferior
Anterior
Posterior
Situated above another structure ; can refer to the upper par…
Lower parts of the body or below a superior surface
The front surface of the body
the back surface of the body
Superior
Situated above another structure ; can refer to the upper par…
Inferior
Lower parts of the body or below a superior surface
11 terms
Medical Terminology Unit 2: Body Directional Terms
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterier
Front or belly side
Back of the body or organ
Situated in front
Situated in the back
Ventral
Front or belly side
Dorsal
Back of the body or organ
16 terms
Positional and Directional Terms PHS
ventral
anterior
superior
cephalic
front or belly side
situated in front
above
toward the head
ventral
front or belly side
anterior
situated in front
18 terms
Unit 3 MT Body Directions
deep
superficial
ventr/o
anter/o
situated far below the surface
situated near the surface
front or belly side
front or before
deep
situated far below the surface
superficial
situated near the surface
12 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 2 (Directional Terms)
Ventral
Dorsal
Anterior
Posterior
Front, or belly side, of the organ or body. Opposite of dorsal
Back of the organ or body. Opposite of ventral
Situated in the front
Situated in the back
Ventral
Front, or belly side, of the organ or body. Opposite of dorsal
Dorsal
Back of the organ or body. Opposite of ventral
14 terms
Essentials 2
Anterior
Posterior
Superior
Inferior
Means situated in the front
In the back (back part of an organ)
Uppermost, above, or toward the head
Lowermost, below, or toward the feet
Anterior
Means situated in the front
Posterior
In the back (back part of an organ)
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