Exercise 1: Body Position, Body Regions, Anatomical Terms, Directional Terms, Body Planes & Sections, Flashcards Preview

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1

body is horizontal and lying on the stomach

prone position

2

body is erect (vertical); facing forward; arms straight at side of body; palms facing forward; legs straight; feet facing forward and flat

anatomical position

3

body is horizontal and lying on the back

supine position

4

5 Main Body Regions

head, neck, trunk, upper limbs, and lower limbs

5

root: acrimi-

high point of shoulder

6

root: axill-

armpit

7

root: brachi-

arm

8

root: bucc-

cheek

9

root: calcane-

heel

10

root: carp-

wrist bones

11

root: cervic-

neck

12

root: cox-

hip

13

root: crani-

cranium (portion of scull surrounding brain)

14

root: cubit-

elbow

15

root: digit-

finger or toe

16

root: dors-

back

17

root: faci-

face

18

root: fibul-

lateral leg

19

root: front-

forehead

20

root: glute-

buttocks

21

root: lumb-

lower back or loin

22

root: ment-

chin (or mind)

23

pertaining to the central part of the body, the head and trunk

axial

24

cephalic

pertaining to the head

25

orbital

pertaining to the eye

26

otic

pertaining to the ear

27

nasal

pertaining to the nose

28

mental

pertaining to the chin

29

occipital

pertaining to the back of the head

30

cervical

pertaining to the neck