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abdominal
anterior body trunk inferior to ribs
acromial
point of shoulder
antecubital
anterior surface of elbow
avillary
armpit
brachial
arm
buccal
cheek area
carpal
wrist
cervical
neck region
coxal
hip
crural
leg
digital
fingers, toes
femoral
thigh
fibular
lateral part of leg
inguinal
area where thigh meets bod trunk; groin
nasal
nose area
nasal
nose area
oral
mouth
orbital
eye area
patellar
anterior knee
pelvic
area overlying the pelvis anteriorly
pubic
genital region
sternal
breastbone area
tarsal
ankle region
thoracic
chest
umbilical
navel
superior(cranial or cephalad)
torward the head or upper part of a structure or the body, above
inferior(caudal)
away from head end or torward or at the front of the body, below
anterior(ventral)
torward or at the front of the body
posterior(dorsal)
torward or at the backside of the body, behind
medial
torward or at the midline of the body, on inner side of
lateral
away from the midline of the body; on the outerside of
intermediate
between a more medial and more lateral structure
proximal
close to the origin of the body part of the point of attachment of a limb to the body trunk
distal
farther from the origin of a body part or the point of attachment of a limb to the body trunk
superficial
torward or at the body surface
deep
away from the body surface; more interal
sagittal section
a cut made along the lengthwise, or longiudial, plane of the body dividing the body into right and left parts
midsagittal section
a cut is made down the median plane of the body and the right and left parts are equal in size
frontal section/ coronal section
cut made along a lengthwise plane that divides the body into anterior and posterior parts
transverse section/cross section
cut made along a horizontal plane, dividing the body or organ into superior and inferior parts
dorsal body cavity
two subdivisions, which are continuous with each other
cranial cavity
space inside the bony skull
spinal cavity
extends from the cranial cavity nearly to the end of the vertebral colummn
ventral body cavity
much larger than dorsal cavity, contains all structures within chest and abdomen
thoracic cavity
seperated from rest of ventral cavity by a dome shaped muscle, the diaphram
abdominopelvic cavity
inferior to diaphram
abdominal cavity
containing the stomach, livver, intestines, and other organs
pelvic cavity
contains rproductive organs, bladder, and rectum
umbillical region
centermost region, deep to nd surrounding the umbilicus
epigastric region
located superior to umbilical region
hypogastric region
pubic region, inferior to umbilical region
rght and left iliac, inguinal regions
lateral to the hypogastric region
right and left lumbar regions
lie lateral to the umbilical region
right and left hyochondriac regions
flank the epigastrc region and contain loer ribs
cephalic
head
deltoid
curve of shoulder formed by large deltoid muscle
glutel
buttock
lumbar
area of back between ribs
occipital
posterior surface of head
popiteal
posterior knee area
sacral
area between hips
scapular
shouler blade region
sural
posterior surface of lower leg, the calf
vartebral
area of spine