Body Regions 2014


frontal
forehead area

cephalic
Entire head area

orbital
eye area only


buccal
cheek

mental
chin area

nasal
nose area only

oral
mouth area only

cervical
neck area

deltoid
shoulder area

axillary
armpit area

brachial
upper arm area

antecubital
front of elbow- crease area

antebrachial
forearm

coxal
hip area

carpal
wrist

palmar
palm area

Finger, digital
fingers

femoral
thigh area

patellar
whole foot area

tarsal
ankle area

dorsum
top of foot

Pubic
groin area

pelvic
Waist

abdominal
Stomach

mammary
breast area

sternal
center area of chest

pectoral
Chest- lateral upper

cranial
Skull cap

otic
Ear

occipital
Back of head, lower

flank
Back, lateral to lower back,

vertebral
Spinal column

olecranion
Elbow

gluteal
Buttocks

dorsum of hand
Hand- back of,

sural
Heel

calcaneal
Heel

plantar
Foot- bottom surface

popliteal
Knee- back of

perineal
area between rectal & genital structures

lumbar
Back-lower,

thoracic spine
.Back- mid section,

sacral
Back- at gluteal crease,

cervical
neck area only