Human Body Regions

54 terms by ReaganReid

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Anatomical Names for Body Parts

Abdominal

Region inferior to the thorax (chest) and superior and superior to the hip bones

Antebranchial

Forearm
(the portion of the upper limb between the elbow and the wrist)

Antecubital

Region anterior to the elbow; also known as the cubital region

Auricular

Visible surface structures of the year

Axillary

Armpit

Buccal

Cheek

Brachial

Arm
(the portion of the upper limb between the shoulder and the elbow)

Calcaneal

Heel of the foot

Carpal

Wrist

Cephalic

Head

Cervical

Neck

Cranial

Skull

Crural

Leg
(the portion of the lower limb between he knew and the ankle

Deltoid

Shoulder

Digital

Finer&toes

Dorsal/Dorsum

Back

Facial

Face

Femoral

Thigh

Fibular

Lateral aspect of the leg

Frontal

Forehead

Gluteal

Buttock

Hallux

Great toe

Inguinal

Groin

Lumbar

Loins
(Inferior part of the back between the ribs and pelvis)

Mammary

Breast

Manus

Hand

Mental

Chin

Nasal

Nose

Oral

Mouth

Orbital

Eye

Occipital

Posterior

Olecranal

Posterior aspects of the elbow

Palmer

Palm (anterior surface) of the hand

Patellar

Kneecap

Pectoral

Chest

Pelvic

Pelvis

Perineal

Diamond-shaped region between the legs that contains the anus and external reproductive organs

Popliteal

Are posterior to the knee

Plantar

Sole of the foot

Thumb

Pollex

Pubic

Anterior region of pelvis

Radial

Lateral (thumb side) aspects of forearm

Sacral

Posterior region between the hip bones

Scapular

Shoulder blad

Sternal

Anterior middle region of the thorax

Sural

Calf (posterior part of the leg)

Tarsal

Ankle (root of the foot)

Thoracic

Chest or thorax

Tibal

Medial aspect of leg

Ulnar

Medial aspect of the forearm

Umbilical

Naval

Vertebral

Spinal column

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set