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What's the difference between anatomy and physiology anatomy, the study of the structure of body parts. phisiology, the study of the function of the body
The study of disease pathology
The study of movement kinesiology
The study of the cell cytology
The study of tissues(microscopic anatomy) histology
The study of developmental changes of the cody before birth embryology
Five levels of organization chemical,tissue,organ,organ system,organism
The composition of bone, cartilage, and ligaments skeletal system
The composition of muscles, tendons, and their attachments muscular system
The composition of the brain, spinal column, and nerves nervous system
The composition of the heart and blood vessels cardiovascular system
The composition of red bone marrow, thymus, spleen, lymph nodes, and lymphatic vessels lymphatic system
The composition of the nasal cavity, pharynx, trachea, bronchi, and lungs respiratory system
The composition of the oral cavity, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, anus, and liver. digestive system
The male reproductive system is composed of prostate gland, penis, testes, scrotum, and ductus deferens
The female reproductive system is composed of mammary glands, ovaries, uterine tubes, uterus, and vagina
Sagittal plane divides the body into right and left parts
Frontal or coronal plane divides the body into anterior and posterior parts
Transverse of horizontal plane divides the body into superior and inferior parts
Midsagittal plane sagittal plane that lies on the midline
C1 Atlas
C2 Axis
superior/cranial/rostral upward or toward the head
inferior/caudal downward or away from the head
anterior/ventral toward the front of the cody
posterior/dorsal toward the back of the body
medial toward the midline
lateral away from the midline
intermediate(vs. medial & lateral) between a more medial and lateral structure
proximal closer to the origin of the body part
distal farther from the origin of the body part
superficial toward the body surface
deep away from the body surface
external situated near or on the outside
internal situated within or toward the inside
ipsilateral toward the same side
contralateral toward the opposite side
symptomatic with symptoms
asymptomatic without symptoms
two types of epithelial membranes mucous and serous
mucous membranes line body cavities that open to the outside
serous membranes line body cavities that do not open to the outside and line organs
two types of connective tissue membranes synovial and meninges
synovial membrabes line joint cavities
meninges membranes line the brain and spinal cord
urinary system is composed of kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, and urethra
Created by: ryukomiura