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Abdominal

Anterior body trunk inferior to the ribs. Stomach. From diaphragm to hips

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Acromial

Point of shoulder

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Antecubital

Anterior surface of elbow. Inside part of elbow. The crease

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Axillary

Armpit

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Brachial

Arm

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Buccal

Cheekbone area. (On face)

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Carpal

Wrist

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Cervical

Neck region

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Coxal

Hip (cock your hip)

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Crural

Leg

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Digital

Fingers & toes

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Femoral

Thigh

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Fibular

Lateral part of leg

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Inguinal

Area where thigh meets body trunk; groin

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Nasal

Nose area

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Oral

Mouth

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Orbital

Eye area

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Patellar

Anterior knee (front part)

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Pelvic

Area overlying the pelvis anteriorly

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Pubic

Genital area

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Sternal

Breastbone area

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Tarsal

Ankle region

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Thoracic

Chest

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Umbilical

Naval. Belly button