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Superficial toward the surface of the body
Deep(internal) away from the surface of the body
Lateral pertaining to a side
Superior toward the head or upper portion of a structure
Inferior away from the head
Proximal near the attachment of an extremity to the trunk or a structure
Distal farther from the attachment of an extremity to the trunk or a structure
Anterior (ventral) near the front of the body
Posterior (dorsal) near the back of the body
Supine lying on the back with the face upward or denoting the position of the hand or foot with the palm or foot facing upward
The heart is ________to the spine. anterior (ventral)
The buttocks and shoulder blades are on the ________body surface. posterior (dorsal)
The elbow is __________ the fingers proximal
The abdominopelvic cavity is __________ to the thoracic cavity. inferior
The two types of body cavities are ______________ and ______________. dorsal and ventral
Dorsal cavities include ______________ and __________. cranial and spinal cavities
Ventral cavities include _________ and ____________. abdominopelvic and thoracic cavities
A nurse informs you that she is about to take blood from the antecubital region. What part of the body will this be? the arm (anterior surface of the elbow)
Created by: ghtoro