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CQLC Med Term I

Terms Ch 3

QuestionAnswer
anterior at or toward the front
coronal imaginary line that divides the body into anterior and posterior positions
cross-sectional plane imaginary line that intersects the body horizontally
deep away from the surface
distal away from the point of attachment to the trunk
dorsal at or toward the back of the body
epigastric region area of the body immediately above the stomach
frontal plane imaginary line that divides the body into anterior and posterior positions
hypochondriac regions left and right regions of the body just below the cartilage of the ribs and immediately above the abdomen
hypogastric region area of the body just below the umbilical region
iliac regions left and right regions of the body near the upper portion of the hip bone
inferior below another body structure
inguinal regions left and right regions of the body near the upper portion of the hip bone
lateral to the side
lateral plane imaginary line that divides the body perpendicularly to the medial plane
left lower quadrant (LLQ) quadrant on the lower left anterior side of the patients body
left upper quadrant (LUQ) quadrant on the upper left anterior side of the patiens body
lumbar regions left and right regions of the the body near the abdomen
medial at or near the middle
medial plane imaginary line that divides the body into equal left and right halves
midsagittal plane see medial plane
posterior at or toward the back side
prone lying on the stomach with the face down
proximal at or near the point of attachment to the trunk
right lower quadrant (RLQ) quadrant on the lower right anterior side of the patients body
right upper quadrant (RUQ) quadrant on the upper right anterior side of the patients body
sagittal imaginary line that divides the body into right and left portions
superficial at or near the surface
superior above another body structure
supine lying on the spine facing upward
transverse plane imaginary line that intersects the body horizontally
unbilical region area of the body surrounding the umbilicus
ventral at or toward the front
Created by: lmcauley