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BB1701 The Human Body: Principles of Anatomy and Physiology > Body Region Names > Flashcards

Flashcards in Body Region Names Deck (43):
1

The region between the thorax and pelvis

Abdominal

2

The point of the shoulder

Acromial

3

The forearm

Antebrachial

4

The space in front of the elbow

Antecubital

5

The armpit

Axillary

6

The arm

Brachial

7

The cheek

Buccal

8

The wrist

Carpal

9

The abdomen

Celiac

10

The head

Cephalic

11

The neck

Cervical

12

The ribs

Costal

13

The hip

Coxal

14

The leg

Crural

15

The elbow

Cubital

16

The finger or toe

Digital

17

The back

Dorsal

18

The thigh

Femoral

19

The forehand

Frontal

20

The reproductive organs

Genital

21

The buttocks

Gluteal

22

The groin-the depressed area of the abdominal wall near the thigh

Inguinal

23

The loin-the region of the lower back between the ribs and the pelvis

Lumbar

24

The breast

Mammary

25

The chin

Mental

26

The nose

Nasal

27

The lower posterior region of the head

Occipital

28

The mouth

Oral

29

The bony socket of the eye

Orbital

30

The Palm of the hand

Palmar

31

The front of the knee

Patellar

32

The chest

Pectoral

33

The foot

Pedal

34

The pelvis

Pelvic

35

The perineum-the region between the anus and the external reproductive organs

Perineal

36

The sole of the foot

Plantar

37

The area behind the knee

Popliteal

38

The posterior region between the hip bones

Sacral

39

The middle of the thorax, anteriorly

Sternal

40

The calf of the leg

Sural

41

The instep of the foot

Tarsal

42

The navel

Umbilical

43

The spinal column

Vertebral