Flashcards in Anatomy 2 and 3 - How do clinicians communicate + Body Systems Deck (37)
Word for when patient is lying on their tummy flat?
Plane which cuts you vertically (one arm and leg in each halve)?
Sagittal plane (longitudinal)
Plane that slices you into anterior and posterior parts?
Coronal plane (frontal)
Plane which cuts you horizontally?
Axial (transverse) plane
Other name for inferior?
Name for anterior and posterior surface of wrist?
Anterior = volar
Posterior = dorsal
Name for anterior and posterior surface of hand?
A = palmar
P = dorsal
Name for anterior and posterior surface of tongue?
A (top) = dorsal
P = ventral
Name for superior and inferior surface of foot?
S = dorsal
I = Plantar
What is the word used to describe a single structure located at the median plane?
What is the name of a sagittal plane taken right in the midline?
Median (median sagittal) plane - paramedian if exactly parallel to the median plane
Opposite of ipsilateral?
Contralateral (structures lie on opposite sides of the body)
What is the name for decreasing the angle between the bones at a joint? Opposite?
What is the name for movement away from the median plane? Opposite?
What is the name when the anterior surface of a limb rotates towards the median plane? Opposite (each has 2 names)
Internal/ medial rotation
External/ lateral rotation
What is the name for a circular motion at a joint?
What is the name for when the sole of the foot rotates away from the median plane?Opposite?
What s the name for flexion at the ankle joint (as if walking up a hill)? Opposite?
What is the name when the anterior surface of the forearm rotates such that the palm of the hand faces posteriorly? Opposite?Name for position of forearm when midway between the supine and prone positions?
Name for when thumb and pinky come together?Opposite?
Name for when you spread your fingers out and opposite?
2 phrases that can be used to describe wiggling 3rd digit at the metacarpopharyngeal joint?
Taking the thumb anteriorly away from the palm name?Opposite?
Name for taking the thumb laterally away from, and in the corneal plane of, the palm?Oppsoite
Name for superior and inferior movement of the shoulders?
Name for anterior movement and posterior movement of lower jaw?
Name for anterior movement and posterior movement of shoulder?
What is the system that consists of the skin, nails, hair and exocrine glands and protects the body from various types of damage?
What are the 4 basic tissue types?
Epithelia (covers the external surface of the body and lines hollow structures)