Latus (anatomy)

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Latus (anatomy)
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Surface lines of the front of the thorax and abdomen. (Latus labeled as "lumbar".)
Latin regio lateralis
Dorlands/Elsevier l_04/12479185

The latus is a region of the abdomen between the hypochondrium and inguinal region.

In some contexts, it is sometimes called the flank or lumbar region.



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