(UA = upper abdomen; LA = lower abdomen; RUQ = right upper quadrant of the abdomen;
LLQ = left lower quadrant of the abdomen; MCL = medioclavicular line)
UA, longitudinal (sagittal)
LLQ, para-iliac oblique section
UA, transverse section
RUQ, oblique section (= extended intercostal orientation)
RUQ, oblique section
RUQ, sagittal section along the MCL
Left intercostal flank section in right lateral decubitus position
LUQ, transverse section
LA, suprapubic transverse
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