Refers to the back part of the body or organ: also referred to
Dorso-plantar projection, special projection of the AP foot;
the CR enters the dorsal aspect of the foot and exits the
The angle between parts is increased e.g., taking a flexed
extremity and putting it into a straight posture. For example,
the leg must be fully extended for a plantodorsal calcaneus.
Opening of the external ear canal.
Lateral junction of the eyelids.
Bump along the midline of the lower back of the head; also
referred to as the inion.
When the angle between a part is decreased, as for a lateral
Film run down; size and method of use of film.
full field coverage
Total exposure of the area of the film cassette that is used
without any coning down.
Smooth prominence between the eyebrows.
Line that connects the glabella and the mental point.
Line that connects the glabella and the external auditory