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Post. Body Landmarks

Anatomy & Physiology Chapter 1 Posterior Body Landmarks

Acromial Pertaining to the point of the shoulder
Brachial Pertaining to the arm
Calcaneal Pertaining to the hell of the foot
Cephalic Pertaining to the head
Dorsum Pertaining to the back
Femoral Pertaining to the thigh
Gluteal Pertaining to the buttocks or rump
Lumbar Pertaining to the area of the back between the ribs and hips; the loin
Manus Pertaining to the hand
Occipital Pertaining to the posterior aspect of the head or base of the skull
Olecranal Pertaining to the posterior aspect of the elbow
Otic Pertaining to the ear
Pedal Pertaining to the foot
Perineal Pertaining to the regions between the anus and external genitalia
Plantar Pertaining to the sole of the foot
Popliteal Pertaining to the back of the knee
Sacral Pertaining to the regions between the hips (overlying the sacrum)
Scapular Pertaining to the scapula or shoulder blade area
Sural Pertaining to the calf or posterior surface of the leg
Vertebral Pertaining to the area of the spinal column
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