Skip to Content

sagittal plane

 

Definition: plane parallel to the median plane; sagittal planes are vertical planes in the anatomic position.

Synonym(s): plana sagittaliaTA

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide