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Frons

forehead (frontal)

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Cephalon

head

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cranium

skull

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facies

face

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mentis

chin

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axilla

armpit

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brachium

arm

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antecubitis

front of elbow

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antebrachium

forearm

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carpus

wrist

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palma

palm

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pollex

thumb

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umbilicis

navel

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mamma

breast

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manus

hand

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inguen

groin

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crus

leg

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tarsus

ankle

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hallux

great toe

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pes

foot

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olecranon

back of elbow

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lumbus

loin

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popliteus

back of knee

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sura

calf

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calcaneus

heel of foot

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cranial/cephalic

toward the head

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superior

above

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caudal

towards the tail (coccyx)

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inferior

below, towards feet

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medial

toward midline (longitudinally)

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lateral

away from midline

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proximal

toward an attached base

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distal

away from an attached base

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posterior/dorsal

front

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anterior/ventral

back

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thoracic cavity

contains pleural and pericardial cavity. Heart, lungs, associated cardiovacsular, lymphoid and respiratory systems

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pleural cavity

in thoracic, divided by mediastinum. Each one contains a lung.

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pericardial cavity

surrounds the heart

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pericardium

serous membrane covering heart

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abdominopelvic cavity

divided into superior abdominal cavity and inferior pelvic cavity. Superior cavity contains peritoneal cavity and inferior cavity contains pelvic cavity