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Superior

Above or towards the head

1

Inferior

Below or towards the feet

2

Anterior

Infront

3

Posterior

Back

4

Medial

Toward the middle

5

Lateral

Toward the side

6

Plantar

Bottom of the foot

7

Dorsal

Back

8

Palmar

Palms

9

Parietal

Top and sides of head

10

Thorax

Chest

11

Crural

Leg

12

Patellar

Front of knee/ knee cap

13

Femoral

Thigh

14

Pubic

Pubis

15

Inguinal

Groin

16

Coxal

Tail bone

17

Carpal

Wrist

18

Lumbar

Lower back

19

Acromial

Shoulder

20

Nuchal

Back of the neck

21

Appendage

Arm or leg

22

Cranial

Head

23

Cephalic

Head

24

Frontal

Forehead

25

Oral

Mouth

26

Cervical

Neck

27

Brachial

Arm

28

Tarsal

Ankles

29

Metacarpal

Hand

30

Cubital

Front of elbow

31

Mammary

Breast

32

Antebrachial

Forearm

33

Calcaneal

Heel

34

Sural

Leg/ calf

35

Popliteal

Back of knee

36

Gluteal

Butt

37

Sacral

Below lower back

38

Ophthalmic

Eyes

39

Facial

Face

40

Navel

Belly button/ umbilicus

41

Axillary

Arm pit

42

Volar

Palm

43

Zygomatic

Cheek

44

Cutaneous

Skin

45

Perineal

Between genitals and anus

46

Pedal

Foot

47

Temporal

Temples

48

Supraclavicular

Above collar bones

49

Buccal

Inside mouth

50

Pinna

Outside of ear

51

Occipital

Back of the head

52

Proximal

Close to the body (shoulder is proximal to hand)

53

Distal

Away from body (hand is distal to shoulder)