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Flashcards in Surface Anatomy Deck (53):
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Manus

Hands

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Cephalic

Head

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Hallux

Great toe

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Inguinal

Groin Area

5

Cural 

Leg

6

Digital

Fingers or toes

7

Femoral 

Thigh

8

Fibular (Peroneal)

Side of the leg

9

Frontal

Forehead

10

Cervical 

Neck region

11

Coxal

Hip

12

Brachial 

Arm

13

Buccal

Cheek

14

Carpal

Wrist

15

Acromial

Point of the shoulder

16

Antebrachial

Forearm

17

Axillary

Armpit

18

Antecubital

Anterior surface of the elbow

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Axial

  • Relating to the head, neck, and trunk
  • The axis of the body

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Appendicular

Relating to the limbs & their attachments to the axis

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Abdominal

Anterior body trunk region inferior to the ribs

22

Umbilical

Navel

23

Pubic 

Groin region

24

Sternal

Region of the breastbone

25

Tarsal

Ankle

 

26

Thoracic

Chest

27

Patellar

Anterior knee (kneecap) 

28

Pedal 

Foot

29

Pelvic

Pelvis region

30

Oral

Mouth

31

Orbital

Bony eye socket (orbit)

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Mental 

Chin

34

Nasal

Nose

35

Mammary

Breast region

36

Gluteal

Buttocks or rump

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Calcaneal

Heel of the foot

39

Cephalic

Head

40

Dorsum

Back

41

Pollex

Thumb

42

Pedal

Foot

43

Olecranal

Posterior aspect of the elbow

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Otic

Ear

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Perineal

Region between the anus & the external genitalia 

 

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Popliteal

Back of the knee

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Vertebral

Area of the spinal column

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Scapular

Scapula

Shoulder blade area

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