Health professionals often refer to areas of the body in terms of anatomical planes (sections). These planes are lines (vertical or horizontal) that are conventionally drawn through the body. The name of such lines are used to describe a specific part of the body. The following are general anatomical terms and their meanings.
Coronal plane or frontal plane
Sagittal plane or lateral plane
Axial plane or transverse plane
Anatomical spatial terms:
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