Exercise 1 - Definitions

Exercise 1- - 22 Pelvic pertaining to the pelvis region 23 Pubic pertaining to the genital region 24 Sternal pertaining to the region of the breast

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EXERCISE 1 – The Language of Anatomy EXERCISE 1 – The Language of Anatomy Surface Anatomy Anterior Body Landmarks 1. Abdominal – pertaining to the anterior body trunk region inferior to the ribs 2. Acromial – pertaining to the point of the shoulder 3. Axillary – pertaining to the armpit 4. Brachial – pertaining to the arm 5. Buccal – pertaining to the cheek 6. Carpal – pertaining to the wrist 7. Cervical – pertaining to the neck region 8. Coxal – pertaining to the hip 9. Digital – pertaining to the fingers or toes 10. Femoral – pertaining to the thigh 11. Fibular – pertaining to the side of the leg 12. Frontal – pertaining to the forehead 13. Inguinal – pertaining to the groin 14. Mammary – pertaining to the breast 15. Mental – pertaining to the chin 16. Nasal - pertaining to the nose 17. Oral - pertaining to the mouth 18. Orbital - pertaining to the eye socket 19. Palmar - pertaining to the palm of the hand 20. Patellar - pertaining to the kneecap 21. Pedal - pertaining to the foot
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Unformatted text preview: 22. Pelvic - pertaining to the pelvis region 23. Pubic - pertaining to the genital region 24. Sternal - pertaining to the region of the breast bone 25. Tarsal - pertaining to the ankle 26. Thoracic - pertaining to the chest 27. Umbilical - pertaining to the navel Posterior Body Landmarks (other than those mentioned above) 1. Cephalic - pertaining to the head 2. Dorsum - pertaining to the back 3. Gluteal - pertaining to the rump or buttocks 4. Lumbar - pertaining to the area of the back between the ribs and hips; the loin 5. Occipital - pertaining to the base of the skull 6. Otic - pertaining to the ear 7. Plantar - pertaining to the sole of the foot 8. Sacral - pertaining to the region of the hips 9. Scapular - pertaining to the shoulder blade area 10. Vertebral - pertaining to the spinal column Know all Body Orientation and Directions listed as well as all Body Planes and Sections and Body Cavities...
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This note was uploaded on 07/13/2011 for the course BIOL 2401 taught by Professor Watson during the Summer '10 term at Richland Community College.

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Exercise 1- - 22 Pelvic pertaining to the pelvis region 23 Pubic pertaining to the genital region 24 Sternal pertaining to the region of the breast

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