Contralateral

Pertaining to the opposite side Example, the external oblique muscle performs contralateral rotation; rotation to the opposite side.

Related Terms

  • Ipsilateral
  • Unilateral
  • Bilateral
  • Contralateral neglect syndrome

Synonyms

  • Opposite side
  • Crossed
  • Transverse
  • Opposite side
  • Crossed
  • Transverse
  • Opposite side
  • Crossed
  • Transverse