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Flashcards in Human Anatomy - Posterior body landmarks Deck (20):
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Acromial

Point of the shoulder

2

Brachial

Arm

3

Calcaneal

Heel of the foot

4

Cephalic

Head

5

Dorsal

Back

6

Femoral

Thigh

7

Gluteal

Buttocks or rump

8

Lumbar

Area of the back between the ribs and the hips; the loin

9

Manus

Hand

10

Occipital

Posterior aspect of the head or base of the skull

11

Olecranal

Posterior aspect of the elbow

12

Otic

Ear

13

Pedal

Foot

14

Perineal

Region between the anus and external genitalia

15

Plantar

Sole of the foot

16

Popliteal

Back of the knee

17

Sacral

Region between the hips (overlying the sacrum)

18

Scapular

Scapula or shoulder blade area

19

Sural

Calf or posterior surface of the leg

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Vertebral

Area of the spinal column