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Terms for direction

Terms for direction of body

name for front anterior
another name for front ventral
name for back posterior
another name for back dorsal
name for top superior
another name for superior cranial
name for bottom inferior
another name for inferior caudal
name for closer to the madsagittal plane medial
name for further away from the midsagital plane lateral
name for closer to the orgin of a structure or the othe root of limb (shoulder/hip) proximal
name for further form the orgin of a structure or to the root of a limb distal
name for closer to or on the surface of the body (external superficial
name for further form the surface of the bosy internal deep
Created by: wuan_jismer