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Allied Health Ch. 1

Allied Health Science Chapter One

the study of the shape and structure of the body anatomy
the study of the function of the body physiology
the plane that divides the body into right and left halves sagital
the plane that divides the body into front and back halves frontal
name the 4 body tissues muscle, nerve, connective, epithelial
name the 3 types of connective tissue adipose, tendons, ligaments
being far from a point of reference or attachment is distal
being toward the side lateral
the front of the body anterior
the back of the body posterior
the dorsal cavity is made up of the _____ and the ______ cavities cranial and spinal
name the right groin (inguinal) region iliac
name the region to the left of the umbilical region lumbar
which regions are beside the epigastric region? hypochondriac
define gastric mucosa the membrane that lines the stomach
define clean wound wound that is free from infection
define granulation the healing of a large open wound
define cicatrix a scar
the ____ cavity contains the urinary bladder and part of the large intestine pelvic
______ fluid is contained by the double walled membranes of the closed cavities serous
the outer part of a serous membrane that lines the cavity is the ______ layer parietal
the layer of the serous membrane against the organ is the __________ layer visceral
the specific membranes that line the abdominal cavity are called the _________ membranes peritoneal
the serous membrane that line the stomach is called the gastric mucosa
a wound with no infection is called a clean wound
the healing process of large open wounds is called granulation
the medical name for scar tissue is cicatrix
Created by: stephanieh10