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Regional terminology

Regional terms used to designate specific body areas

Nasal Nose
Oral Mouth
Cervical Neck
Frontal Forehead
Orbital Eye
Buccal Cheek
Mental Chin
Acromial Point of shoulder
Sternal Breastbone
Axillary Armpit
Thoracic Chest
Mammary Breast
Abdominal Abdomen
Brachial Arm
Antecubital Front of elbow
Antebrachial Forearm
Umbilical Naval
Pelvic Pelvis
Carpal Wrist
Pollex Thumb
Palmar Palm
Digital Fingers
Coxal Hip
Inguinal Groin
Pubic Genital Region
Femoral Thigh
Patellar Anterior Knee
Crural Leg
Fibular aka Peroneal Side of leg
Pedal Foot
Tarsal Ankle
Digital Toes
Hallux Big Toe
Cephalic Head
Otic Ear
Occipital Back of head or base of skull
Vertebral Spinal Column
Scapular Shoulder Blades
Dorsum or dorsal Back
Olecranal Back of Elbow
Lumbar Loin
Sacral Between Hips
Gluteal Buttock
Manus Hands
Perineal Region between the anus and external genitalia
Popliteal Back of knee
Sural Calf
Calcaneal Heel
Plantar Sole
Created by: nikkichic214



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