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body regional terms

regional terms used to designate specific body areas

nose nasal
mouth oral
neck cervical
acromial point of shoulder
armpit axillary
abdomen abdominal
arm brachial
front of elbow antecubital
point of shoulder acromial
forearm antebrachial
pelvis pelvic
wrist carpal
thumb pollex
palm palmar
fingers digital
genital region pubic
anterior knee patellar
leg crural
ankle tarsal
toes digital
foot pedal
forehead frontal
eye orbital
cheek buccal
chin mental
breastbone sternal
chest thoracic
breast mammary
navel umbilical
hip coxal
groin inguinal
thigh femoral
side of leg peroneal
big toe hallux
head cephalic
hand manus
ear otic
back of head or base of skull occipital
spinal column vertebral
shoulder blade scapular
back dorsum or dorsal
back of elbow olecranal
loin lumbar
between hips sacral
buttock gluteal
region between anus and external genitalia perineal
back of knee popliteal
calf sural
heel calcaneal
sole plantar
nasal nose
oral mouth
cervical neck
acromial point of shoulder
axillary arm pit
abdominal abdomen
brachial arm
antecubital front of elbow
pelvic pelvis
carpal wrist
pollex thumb
palmar palm
digital fingers and toes
pubic genital region
patellar anterior knee
crural leg
tarsal ankle
pedal foot
frontal forehead
orbital eye
buccal cheek
mental chin
sternal breastbone
thoracic chest
mammary breast
umbilical navel
coxal hip
inguinal groin
femoral thigh
peroneal side of leg
hallux big toe
cephalic head
otic ear
occipital back of head or base of skull
acromial point of shoulder
vertebral spinal column
scapular shoulder blade
brachial arm
dorsum or dorsal back
olecranal back of elbow
lumbar loin
sacral between hips
gluteal buttock
perineal region between the anus and the external genitalia
femoral thigh
popliteal back of knee
sural calf
calcaneal heel
plantar sole
Created by: skiwi24



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