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Table 1.3 page 14 Human Anatomy human body regions

abdominal

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

antebrachial

forearm (between elbow and the wrist)

antecubital

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

auricular

ear

axillary

armpit

brachial

arm (between shoulder and elbow

buccal

cheek

calcaneal

heel of the foot

carpal

wrist

cephalic

head

cervical

neck

cranial

skull

crural

leg (between knee and ankle)

deltoid

shoulder

digital

fingers or toes

dorsal

back

femoral

thigh

fibular

lateral aspect of leg

frontal

forehead

gluteal

buttock

hallux

great toe

inguinal

groin

lumbar

relating to the loins; or the part of the back and sides between the ribs and pelvis

mammary

breast

manus

hand

mental

chin

nasal

nose

occipital

posterior aspect of the head

olecranal

posterior of the elbow

oral

mouth

orbital

eye

palmar

palm of the hand

patellar

knee cap

pelvic

pelvis

perineal

diamond-shaped region between the thighs that contain the anus and selected external reproductive organs

plantar

sole of the foot

pollex

thumb

popliteal

area posterior to the knee

pubic

anterior region of the pelvis

radial

lateral aspect of the forearm

sacral

posterior region between the hip bones

scapular

shoulder blade

sternal

anterior middle region of the thorax

sural

calf

tarsal

root of the foot

thoracic

chest or thorax

tibial

medial aspect of the leg

ulnar

medial aspect of the forearm

umbilical

naval

vertebral

spinal column

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