Human Anatomy

Last update by ryan-phelan on 05/17/2010
10616 People have viewed this Quiz
  • Share

Closer to the origin of the body part or the point of attachment of a limb to the body trunk

Example: The elbow is BLANK to the wrist

Answer:
Proximal

View Human Anatomy as Flashcard Deck

Related Quiz Content
  • ryan phelan
    Answered in Human Anatomy
    Farther from the origin of a body part or the point of attachment of a limb to the body trunk.

    Example: The knee is BLANK to the thigh
    Distal
  • ryan phelan
    Answered in Human Anatomy
    Toward or at the body surface

    Example: the skin is BLANK of the skeletal muscles
    Superficial (external)
  • ryan phelan
    Answered in Human Anatomy
    On the same side

    Example: The right hand and right foot are BLANK.
    Ipsilateral
  • ryan phelan
    Answered in Human Anatomy
    On Opposite sides

    Example: the right hand and the left foot are BLANK.
    Contralateral
  • ryan phelan
    Answered in Human Anatomy
    Away from the body surface; more internal

    Example: The lunges are BLANK to the skin
    Deep (internal)
  • ryan phelan
    Answered in Human Anatomy
    On the same side

    Example: the right hand and right foot are ipsilateral
    Ipsilateral
  • ryan phelan
    Answered in Human Anatomy
    On opposite sides

    Example: the right hand and left root are contra lateral
    Contralateral