Introduction. Dr : Sherif Mohammed Zaki Assistant professor of anatomy Faculty of medicine Cairo university. Anatomy. Ana : up Tome: cut Anatomy : to cut up : to dissect. Objective . Positions Anatomical terms Planes
Dr : Sherif Mohammed Zaki
Faculty of medicine
: to dissect.
6- Medial = nearer to the median plane.
7- Lateral = away from the median plane.
9- Distalaway from the root of the limb.
11- Deep: further away from the skin or the surface of the body.
13- External (outer)= towards the surface of a hollowed organ.
It is a transverse plane,
which runs horizontally cutting the body into:
( SAGITTAL) PLANE:
It is the plane, which cuts the body vertically into: