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abdominal
the region between the thorax and pelvis
acromial
the point of the shoulder
antebrachial
the forearm
antecubital
the space in front of the elbow
brachial
the arm
buccal
the cheek
carpal
the wrist
celiac
the abdomen
cephalic
the head
cervical
the neck
costal
the ribs
coxal
the hip
crural
the leg
cubital
the elbow
digital
the finger
dorsal
the back
femoral
the thigh
frontal
the forehead
genital
the reproductive organs
gluteal
the buttocks
inguinal
the depressed area of the abdominal wall near the thigh(groin)
lumbar
the region of the lower back between the ribs and the pelvis(loin)
mammary
the breast
mental
the chin
nasal
the nose
occipital
the lower posterior region of the head
oral
the mouth
orbital
the eye cavity
otic
the ear
palmar
the palm of the hand
patellar
the front of the knee
popliteal
the area behind the knee
sacral
the posterior region between the hip bones
sternal
the middle of the thorax, anteriorly
tarsal
the instep of the foot
umbilical
the navel
vertebral
the spinal column
cardiology
branch of medical science dealing with the heart and heart diseases
cytology
study of the structure, function and abnormalities of cells
dermatology
study of the skin and its diseases
endocrinology
study of hormones, hormone-secreting glands, and their diseases
epidemiology
study of the factors determining the distribution and frequency of health-related conditions occurring within a defined human population
gastroenterology
study of the stomach and intestines and their diseases
geriatrics
branch of medicine dealing with older individuals and their medical problems
gerontology
study of the aging process
gynecology
study of the female reproductive system and its diseases
hematology
study of the blood and blood diseases
histology
study of the structure and function of tissue, also called microscopic anatomy
immunology
study of the body's resistance to infectious diseases
neonatology
study of newborns and the treatment of their disorders
nephrology
study of the structure, function, and diseases of the kidneys
neurology
study of the nervous system and its disorders
obstetrics
branch of medicine dealing with pregnancy and childbirth
oncology
study of cancers
ophthalmology
study of the eye and eye diseases
orthopedics
branch of medicine dealing with the muscular and skeletal systems and their problems
otolaryngology
study of ear, throat, and larynx, and their diseases
pathology
study of structural and functional changes that disease causes
pediatrics
branch of medicine dealing with children and their diseases
pharmacology
study of drugs and their uses in treatment of disease
podiatry
study of the care and treatment of feet
psychiatry
branch of medicine dealing with the mind and its disorders
radiology
study ot x rays and radioactive substances and their uses in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases
toxicology
study of poisonous substances and their effects upon body parts
urology
branch of medicine dealing with the urinary system, apart from the kidneys and the male reproductive system, and their diseases.