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*1 Mrs.P Anatomy

Chapter 1 Anatomy

append to hang something.
cardi heart.
cran helmet.
dors back.
homeo- same.
-logy study of.
meta- change.
pariet- wall.
pelv- basin.
peri- around.
pleur- rib.
stasis- standing still.
-tomy cutting.
abdominal The region between the thorax and pelvis
acromial The point of the shoulder
antebrachial The forearm
antecubital The space in front of the elbow
axillary The armpit
brachial The arm
buccal The cheek
carpal The wrist
celiac The abdomen
cephalic The head
cervical The neck
costal The ribs
coxal The hip
crural The leg
cubital The elbow
digital The finger
dorsal The back
femoral The thigh
frontal The forehead
genital The reproductive organs
gluteal The buttocks
inguinal The depressed area of the abdominal wall near the thigh (groin)
lumbar the region of the lower back between the ribs and the pelvis (loin)
mammary The breast
mental The chin
nasal The nose
occipital The lower posterior region of the head
oral The mouth
orbital The eye cavity
otic The ear
palmar The palm of the hand
patellar The front of the knee
pectoral The chest
pedal The foot
pelvic The pelvis
perineal The region between the anus and the external reproductive organs (perineum)
plantar The sole of the foot
popliteal The area behind the knee
sacral The posterior region between the hipbones
sternal The middle of the thorax, anteriorly
tarsal The instep of the foot
umbilical The navel
vertebral The spinal column
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