Examples from the Web for cephalad
Cephalad: toward the head, along the central line of the body.
Dextro-cephalad: extends obliquely between dextrad and cephalad.
Thorax constricted in the middle or cephalad of the middle; anterior tarsi each three-segmented.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley
The molt patch extends caudad toward the tail and cephalad toward the chin.
It is just cephalad to the anterior end of the pharynx and to the hypophysis.Development of the Digestive Canal of the American Alligator|Albert M. Reese