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superior
above;toward the head
deep
more internal; away from body surface
superficial
toward body surface
proximal
close to orgin of body or attacment
anterior
front of body; in front of
intermediate
medial and lateral; in the middle
lateral
away from midline; on the outer side
medial
toward midline; on the inner side
posterior
backside of body;behind
distal
farther from orgin of body part or attachment
inferior
away from head;below
occipital
posterior surface of head
cephalic
head
sural
posterior surface of lower leg;calf
popliteal
posterior knee area
gluteal
buttock
scapular
shoulder blade region
vertebral
area of spine
deltoid
curve of the shoulder formd by large deltoid muscle
sacral
area between hips
lumber
area of back between ribs and hips
digital
fingers and toes
abdominal
anterior body trunk inferior to ribs
fibular
latteral part of leg
nasal
nose area
oral
mouth area
orbital
eye area
brachial
arm
pelvic
area overlaying the pelvis anteriorly
pubic
genital region
tarsal
ankle region
thoracic
chest
umbilical
navel;belly
inguinal
area where thigh meets body;groin
axillary
armpit
cervical
neck region
acromial
point of shoulder
sternal
breastbone area
femoral
thigh
buccal
cheek area
antecubital
anterior surface of elbow
coxal
hip
patellar
anterior knee
carpal
wrist
frontal plane
divides body into posterior and anterior body sections
median plane
divides body into left and right body sections
transverse plane
divides body into proximal and distal body sections
left abdominal regions from top to bottom
left hypochondriac;left lumber,left iliac
right abdominal regions from top to bottom
right hypochondriac;right lumber;right iliac
middle abdominal regions from top to bottom
epigastric;umbilical;hypogastric
quadrents left to right top to bottom
quadrent 2;quadrent 1;quadrent 3;quadrent 4