Anatomical Landmarks

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skull (cranial)

Cranium

face (facial)

Facies

forehead (frontal)

Frons

eye (ocular or orbital)

Oculus

cheek (buccal)

Bucca

ear (otic)

Auris

nose (nasal)

Nasus

neck (cervical)

Cervicis

mouth (oral)

Oris

chin (mental)

Mentis

chest (thoracic)

Thoracis/thorax

breast (mammary)

Mamma

(abdominal)

Abdomen

navel (umbilical)

Umbilicus

(pelvic)

Pelvis

armpit (axillary)

Axilla

arm (brachial)

Brachium

front of elbow (antecubital)

Antecubitis

forearm (antebrachial)

Antebrachium

wrist (carpal)

Carpus

palm (palmar)

Palma

thumb

Pollex

fingers (digital or phalangeal)

Digits (phalanges)

groin (inguinal)

Inguen

(pubic)

Pubis

thigh (femoral)

Femur

kneecap (patellar)

Patella

leg (crural)

Crus

ankle (tarsal)

Tarsus

foot (pedal)

Pes

toes (digital or phalangeal)

Digits (phalanges)

great toe

Hallux

head (cephalic)

Cephalon

(acromial)

Shoulder

back (dorsal)

Dorsum

back of elbow (olecranal)

Olecranon

loin (lumbar)

Lumbus

hand (manual)

Manus

buttock (gluteal)

Gluteus

back of knee (popliteal)

Popliteus

calf (sural)

Sura

heel of foot (calcaneal)

Calcaneus

sole of foot (plantar)

Planta

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