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Anatomical regions

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schmotis1975's version from 2018-02-12 01:40

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Anterior ViewFront view
Posterior ViewBack view
Frontal RegionForehead area
Nasal RegionNose area
Orbital RegionEye area
Oral RegionMouth area
Cephalic RegionHead area
Buccal RegionCheek area
Thoracic RegionChest area
Cervical RegionNeck area
Axillary RegionArmpit area
Brachial Regionupper Arm area
Abdominal RegionStomach area
Antecubital RegionInside of Elbow area
Carpal RegionWrist area
Palmar RegionHand -palm area
Umbilical RegionNavel area
Inguinal RegionGrion area
Femoral RegionThigh area
Patellar RegionKneecap area
Crural RegionLeg area
Tarsal RegionAnkle Area
Digital RegionFingers/Toes
Acromial RegionShoulder area
Lumbar RegionLoin / Lower Back area
Gluteal RegionButtocks
Popliteal RegionBack of the knee area
Plantar RegionBall of foot area
Superior PositionAbove, towards the top
Inferior PositionBelow, towards the bottom
Anterior PositionFront/Ventral Position (Belly)
Posterior PositionBack/Dorsal Position (Back)
Lateral PositionClose to sides
Medial PositionClose to midline of body
Proximal Position(Region of Limb) closer to point of attachment (to body) (than another region on the limb)
Distal Position(Region of Limb) further to point of attachment (to body) (than another region on the limb)
Superficial Position On the surface
Deep PositionBelow the surface
Sagittaldown middle
Transversecross
Frontal Planecoronal, down front
Mentalchin
Occipitalbase of skull
Oticear
Cubitalelbow
CoxalHips
Genitalgenitals
Pedalfeet
Suralonly the calf
Dorsalback
Mammarybreasts
Pectoralabove breast ("tarzan")
Perinealbetween thighs - genitalia
Sacralbone on top of buttocks
Vertebralvertabrae, middle of dorsal, down spine
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