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2 Med-Term


Superior (cranial) Toward the head
Inferior (Caudal) Toward the tail
Anterior (ventral) Toward the front
Posterior (dorsal) toward the back
Medial toward the midline of the body
Lateral toward the side of the body
Internal (deep) Away from the surface of the body
External (superficial) toward the surface of the body
Proximal toward the main mass of the body
Distal Away from the main mass of the body
Visceral Related to internal organs
Parietal Related to the body walls
chondr/o cartilage
cyt/o cell
hist/o tissue
nucle/o nucleus
-ad toward
-logist specialist in the study of
-logy study of
-lysis separation; destruction; loosening
abdomin/0 abdomen
cephal/o head
cervic/o neck; cervix uteri (neck of uterus)
crani/o cranium (skull)
gastr/o stomach
ili/o ilium (lateral flaring portion of hip bone)
inguin/o groin
lumb/o loins (lower back)
pelv/i pelvis
spin/o spine
thorac/o chest
umbilic/o umbilicus, navel
Created by: Mrs. Stribling