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distal
location farther fr/ origin of structure or awary fr/ attachment of appendage/limb.
i.e. fingers distal to wrist.
superficial
location toward or at the surface of the body/structure.
i.e. ribs sf to lungs.
abdomen
pertaining to part of body between repiratory diaphragm and the pelvis.
digital
pertaining to the fingers or toes
antebrachium
the forearm or part of upper extremity between the elbow and the wrist.
digiti
fingers or toes.
singular is digit.
antecubital fossa
pertaining to the area located at the front of the elbow
dorsum
vertebral aspect, or back of the body
axilla
sm. hollow area under arm (armpit) where the arm joins the body
face
region of head fr/ forehead to chin
axillary
pertaining to the axilla
facial
pertaining to the face
brachial
pertaining to the arm
femoral
pertaining to the thigh or to the femur
brachium
the arm
frontal
pertaining to the forehead
bucca
cheek
genitalia
the reproductive organs
buccal
pertaining to the cheek
genu
the knee, site of articulation between the thigh and the leg
calcaneal
pertaining to the heel, or heel bone (the calcaneus)
gluteal
pertaining to the buttocks
sacral
pertaining to the area at the sacrum (or to the sacrum)
thorax
pertaining to the chest, the part of the body between the neck and the respiratory diapgragm
carpal
pertaining to the wrist
groin
lowest part of abdominal wall where the abdomen junctions with the thigh.
carpus
wrist
hallux
pertaining to the greater toe
cervical
pertaining to the neck
inguinal
pertaining to the groin
cranial
pertaining to the bones of the head except those of the face and mandible.
loin
part of the back between the thorax and the pelvis.
cranium
bones of the head except those of the face and mandible.
lumbar
pertaining to the loin
crural
pertaining to the leg
mamma
the breast
crus
leg, fr/ knee to foot
mammary
pertaining to the breast
cubitus
joint between arm, forearm and elbow
manus
the hand
pollex
the thumb, 1st digit of hand
oral
pertaining to the mouth
plantar
pertaining to the sole of the foot
occipital
pertaining to the occiput, or back of the head
pelvis
pertaining to the part of the body under the abdomen, bounded by hip bones, sacrum and coccyx.