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Med Term 2


integumentary system organs skin. hair, nails, glands
skeletal system organs bones
muscular system organs muscle, cartilage, ligaments, tendons
cardiovascular system organs heart, arteries, veins
blood/lymph system organs blood, blood cells, lymph, lymph cells, lymph glands
respiratory system organs lungs, trachea, bronchi
digestive system organs mouth, throat, esophagus, stomach, small intestine and large intestines, rectum, liver, gallbladder, pancreas
urinary system organs kidneys, uterus, urethra, bladder
endocrine system organs glands, hormones
male reproductive system organs testes, vas deferens, penis, accessory organs
female reproductive system organs ovaries, uterus, vagina, fallopian tubes, accessory organs
nervous system organs nerves, brain, spinal cord
sensory system organs eyes, ears
RUQ right upper quadrant
LUQ left upper quadrant
RLQ right lower quadrant
LLQ left lower quadrant
anterior toward the front
anteroposterior from the back to the front
caudal downward
cranial pertaining to the skull
cephalad toward the head
deep away from the surface
distal away from the trunk of the body
dorsal toward the back
inferior toward the feet, below
lateral away from the middle of the body
medial toward the midline of the body
posterior toward the back, pertaining to the back of the body
posteroanterior from the back to the front
prone lying face down
proximal toward the trunk of the body
superficial near the surface
superior toward the head, above
supine lying on the back
ventral toward the front
Created by: Max L.
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