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directional term


superior toward the head, or upper part of a structure
inferior away from the head, or lower part of a structure
anterior nearer to or at the front of the body
posterior near to or at the back of body
medial nearer to midline
lateral farther from the midline
intermediate between two structures
ipsilateral on the same side of the body as another structure
contralateral on the opposite part of the body from another structure
proximal nearer to an attachment of a limb to trunk
distal farther from the attachment of a limb to trunk
superficial toward or on the surface of the body
deep away from the surface of the body
Created by: ampamp12000