Nouns denoting body parts

lymph vessel
a vascular duct that carries lymph which is eventually added to the venous blood circulation
a gastrointestinal hormone that apparently participates in controlling smooth muscle contractions in the stomach and small intestine
the region lying on or over the stomach (just below the sternum)
xiphoid process
smallest of the three parts of the breastbone; articulates with the corpus sternum and the seventh rib
a small tube
venae interlobulares renis
interlobular veins of the kidney; receive blood from the arcuate vein and empty into the renal veins
an informal term referring to the eye
a person's breast or chest
the innermost light-sensitive membrane covering the back wall of the eyeball; it is continuous with the optic nerve
cuboid bone
the cube shaped bone on the outer side of the tarsus
the bodily fluid that fills the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear
digital vein
one of the veins serving the fingers or toes
(genetics) normal complement of sex hormones in a male
venae episclerales
small veins in the sclera near the corneal margin; empty into the anterior ciliary veins
lumbar vertebra
one of 5 vertebrae in the human vertebral column; lumbar vertebrae extend from the twelfth thoracic vertebra down to the sacral vertebrae
salty fluid secreted by sweat glands
thin projections forming a fringe (especially around the ovarian end of the Fallopian tube)
a curved bony structure supporting or enclosing organs (especially the inner sides of the feet)
one of the digits of the foot
communicating artery
any of three arteries in the brain that make up the circle of Willis
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