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Basic Vocab

Basic Vocabulary

Anterior front of the body
Posterior back of the body
Medial toward the midline
Lateral away from the midline
Superior above or towards the head
Inferior below or towards the foot
Proximal closer (the wrist is proximal to the hand)
Distal farther away (the wrist is distal to the shoulder)
Abduction movement away from the midline
Adduction movement toward the midline
Superficial nearest to the surface
Deep farthest from the surface
Flexion decreasing the angle between two bones
Extensioin increasing the angle between two bones
Created by: Humble