Body Regions

cranium

superior aspect of the skull

crani/o
-ium

skull

cephalic

head

cepahl/o
-ic

head

frontal

forehead

front/o
-al

front

otic

ear

ot/o
-ic

ear

optic

eye

op/o
-ic

eye

orbital

eye cavity

orbit/o

orbit

nasal

nose

nas/o
-al

nose

buccal

cheek

bucc/o
-al

cheek

cervical

neck

cervi/o
-al

neck

occipital

posterior of the head

occipit/o
-al

occipital

mental

chin

ment/o
-al

chin

acrominal

point of shoulder

acrom/o
-ial

acromion

thoracic

chest

thora/o
-ic

chest

pectoral

front of chest

pector/o
-al

chest

sternal

anterior of rib cage

stern/o
-al

sternum

axillary

armpit

axill/o
-ary

armpit

brachial

arm

brach/o
-ial

arm

cubital

elbow

cubit/o
-al

elbow

antecubital

front of elbow

ante-cubit/o
-al

front of elbow

antebrachial

forearm

ante-brach/i
-al

front of arm

carpal

wrist

carp/o
-al

wrist

palmar

palm

palm/o
-ar

palm

digital

finger or toe

digit/o
-al

finger or toe

coxal

hip

cox/o
-al

hip

inguinal

groin

inguin/o
-al

groin

genital

external reproductive organs

genit/o
-al

genital

perineal

between the thighs, the anus and the external reproductive organs

perin/o
-eal

perineum

gluteal

buttocks

glut/o
-eal

gluteus

femoral

thigh

femor/o
-al

thigh

popliteal

back of knee

poplit/o
-eal

back of knee

crural

shin

crur/o
-al

leg

sural

calf

sur/o
-al

calf

plantar

sole of the foot

plant/o
-ar

sole of the foot