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Chapter 1 The Language of  Anatomy 1
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l Anatomical Position ¡ Standing upright with palms facing forward l Surface Anatomy ¡ Axial l Head, neck and trunk ¡ Appendicular l Limbs and their attachment to the axis Anatomical position and Surface  anatomy 2
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Regional Terms: Anterior View Figure 1.7a Nasal (nose) Oral (mouth) Cervical (neck) Acromial (point of shoulder) Axillary (armpit) Brachial (arm) Antecubital (front of elbow) Abdominal (abdomen) Pelvic (pelvis) Antebrachial (forearm) Carpal (wrist) Palmar (palm) Pollex (thumb) Digital (fingers) Pubic (genital region) Patellar (anterior knee) Crural (leg) Tarsal (ankle) Pedal (foot) Digital (toes) Inguinal (groin) Coxal (hip) Femoral (thigh) Fibular, or peroneal (side of leg) Hallux (great toe) Mammary (breast) Frontal (forehead) Orbital (eye) Buccal (cheek) Sternal (breastbone) Thoracic (chest) Mental (chin) Umbilical (navel) (a) Anterior 3
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Regional Terms: Posterior View Figure 1.7b Brachial (arm) Otic (ear) Occipital (back of head or base of skull)
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