A&P Intro

  1. Which plane is considered the body's midline and cuts the body into two equal halves
    Midsagittal plane
  2. Term referring to a structure closer to the bodys midline
    Medial or mesial
  3. Term referring to a structure farther from the bodys midline
  4. What anatomic plane cuts the body into front and back portions
    Frontal or coronal
  5. What plane goes across the body in a horizontal left-right direction
    Transverse, horizonal plane, cross section
  6. A synonym for inferior
  7. What three body parts make up the central region
    • Head
    • Neck
    • ┬áTrunk
  8. What are the three main areas of the trunk
    • Thorax-Chest
    • Abdomen
    • Pelvis
  9. Two main body cavities
    • Dorsal
    • Ventral
  10. Term that refers to the posterior of the body
  11. Term that refers to the anterior of the body
  12. The dorsal cavity is subdivided into what two cavities
    • Cranial
    • Vertebral
  13. The ventral cavity is subdivided into what two cavities
    • Thoracic
    • Abdominopelvix
  14. What is a diaphragm
    A muscle that seperates the thoracic and abdominopelvic region
  15. How many abdominopelvic regions are there
  16. What are the Nine abdominopelvic regions
    • Right hypochondriac \ Epigastric \ Left hypochondriac
    • Right lumbar region \ Umbilical \ Left lumbar region
    • Right Iliac region \ Hypogastric \ Left Iliac region
  17. What are the characteristics of the Right and left hypochondriac region
    Located below the cartilage of the ribs
  18. The nucleolus contains a high concentration of
  19. What two things make up the cytoplasm
    Cytoskeleton and ICF
  20. Slender ridges that project into the mitochondrial matrix
  21. What is the rough ER do
    Manufacture protein: Protein synthesis
  22. What does the smooth ER do
    Circulate material in the cell
  23. What does ATP stand for
    Adenosine triphosphate
  24. What is the Golgi Body
    Stack of flattened sacs that package molecules that are constructured by the cell
  25. Centrosome
    A central cell body that organizes microtubules
  26. What are the five phases of the cell cycle
    • Interphase
    • Prophase
    • Metaphase
    • Anaphase
    • Telephase
  27. What cells play an important role in allergic reactions and inflmmatory process
    Mast cells
  28. Four DNA bases
    • Adenine
    • Guanine
    • Thymine
    • Cytosine
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A&P Intro
A&P Intro