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Body Landmarks

Anterior and Posterior Landmarks

abdominal anterior body trunk inferior to ribs
acromial point of shoulder
axillary armpit
brachial arm
buccal cheek
carpal wrist
cervical neck
coxal hip
crural leg
digital fingers and toes
femoral thigh
fibular lateral part of the leg
inguinal area where thigh meets body trunk; groin
nasal nose
oral mouth
orbital eye area
patellar anterior knee
popliteal posterior knee
pelvic area overlying the pelvis anteriorly
pubic genital region
sternal breastbone area
tarsal ankle region
thoracic chest
umbilical navel
calcaneal heel of foot
cephalic head
deltoid curve of shoulder caused by large deltoid muscle
femoral thigh
gluteal buttocks
lumbar area of back between ribs and hips
occipital posterior surface of head
olecranal posterior surface of elbow
sacral area between hips
scapular shoulder blade regions
sural posterior surface of lower leg; calf
vertebral area of spine
plantar sole of feet
Created by: michellerush630



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