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Sectional Anatomy

Biology

Quiz 1 :

Introduction

Quiz 1 :

Introduction

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The term supine means lying on the abdomen, face downward.
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The signal provided by a CT detector must be converted from a digital format to an analog format prior to being sent to the computer.
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The term superior means toward the tail end of the spine.
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The terms superior and inferior have opposite meanings.
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The most commonly employed contrast media in MRI is gadolinium based.
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The phrases horizontal plane, transverse plane, and axial plane are all synonymous.
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The term medial means toward the midline of the body.
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As the number of rows of detectors increases in a CT gantry, the number of slices obtained with each revolution of the tube decreases.
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The term posterior means toward the back of the body or body part.
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The term ventral means toward the back of the body or body part.
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Those with a hyposthenic build have a build somewhere between asthenic and sthenic.
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A horizontal, transverse, or axial plane is a plane running at an angle, not parallel to the sagittal, coronal, or horizontal plane.
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The terms cephalad and caudal are synonymous.
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The presence of ferromagnetic objects in the body or in the CT scanning room can pose a safety hazard for those having a CT scan.
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The term caudal means toward the tail end of the spine.
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In CT imaging, the X-ray beam is perpendicular to the part being imaged.
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A person in the anatomic position is standing face forward, with palms of hands facing anteriorly.
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The terms proximal and distal are synonymous.
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A sagittal plane runs crosswise through the body at right angles to the coronal plane, dividing the body into anterior and posterior parts.
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The term internal means nearer the outside of the body or an organ.
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