Body Plans4 cards

Tagged as: geometry

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Sagittal

Longitudinal (lenghwise) plan (section or cut) that divides the body into right and left sides

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Midsagittal

Longitudinal section dividing the body into equal havles

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Frontal (Coronal)

Longitudinal section dividing body into anterior and posterior section

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Transverse (Cross Section)

Section cut perpendicular to the longitudinal axis, dividing the body into upper and lower sections (superior and inferior views) Greatest detail tissue section