planum medianum

[TA] median plane: the imaginary plane passing longitudinally through the middle of the body from front to back and dividing it into right and left halves. Called also median sagittal and midsagittal plane.

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  • planum — SYN: plane. [L. plane] plana coronalia SYN: frontal plane. plana frontalia [TA] SYN: frontal plane. horizontal planes [TA] plane parallel and relative to the horizon; in the anatomic position, horizontal planes are transverse planes; in the… …   Medical dictionary

  • median sagittal plane — planum medianum …   Medical dictionary

  • plane — 1. A two dimensional flat surface. See planum. 2. An imaginary surface formed by extension of a point through any axis or two definite points, in reference especially to craniometry and to pelvimetry. SYN: planum. [L. planus, flat] Addison …   Medical dictionary

  • Median plane — Surface lines of the front of the thorax and abdomen …   Wikipedia

  • median plane — n MIDSAGITTAL PLANE * * * planum medianum …   Medical dictionary

  • midsagittal plane — n the median vertical longitudinal plane that divides a bilaterally symmetrical animal into right and left halves called also median plane * * * planum medianum …   Medical dictionary

  • mesion — me·si·on (meґse on) planum medianum …   Medical dictionary

  • vidurinė plokštuma — statusas T sritis kūno dalys, padėtys ir plokštumos atitikmenys: lot. Planum medianum ryšiai: platesnis terminas – ašys, linijos ir plokštumos …   Paukščių anatomijos terminai

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