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Human Body Regions

Anatomical Names for Body Parts
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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
Coxal
Hip
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
Pes
Foot
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