regional anatomy


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regional anatomy

[′rēj·ən·əl ə′nad·ə·mē]
(anatomy)
The detailed study of the anatomy of a part or region of the body of an animal.
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Each section of the Regional Anatomy unit comes with a set of related folders containing radiology slides, clinical slides, dissection slides, and MRIs.
Gross anatomy (also called topographical anatomy, regional anatomy, or anthropotomy) is the study of anatomical structures that can be seen by the naked eye.
Each entry gives the name description of the point, its features, position, method for locating, regional anatomy, acupuncture method, moxibustion method, the actions of the treatment, and indications for its use.
The surgeon should be familiar with the regional anatomy, especially the neurovascular structures at risk.
Before considering the detailed anatomy of the ischiorectal fossae one needs an appreciation of the regional anatomy, namely the perineum.
Chapters on regional anatomy have been revised and expanded with new figures, including photos of clinical material and radiological images.
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