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The American Association of Anatomists explains the "Terminologica Anatomica" lists more than 7,500 named, human body parts in Latin, as of November 2014. The list of human body parts includes dozens of organs, more than... More »

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The body parts are grouped into several systems, including the nervous system of the brain, spinal cord and nerves that control the body, its muscles and glands; and the skeletal system of the bones and joints that suppo... More »

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The cleanest part of the human body is often considered to be the eye because of its abilities to clean itself. The eyelid opens and shuts several times every minute in order to keep the eye clean and moist. More »

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A number of human body parts have names that begin with the letter r, including ribs, retina and radius. Some have formal, scientific names that begin with that letter, such as retina, while others, like ring finger, are... More »

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The American Association of Anatomists has identified YouTube as a great source for anatomy education, singling out the Human Anatomy Education channel as particularly helpful. Other channels for learning anatomy include... More »

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Italian scientists have confirmed that the parts of the body that consist of cartilage continue to grow until the day of death. This includes one's nose and ears. Earlobes contain cartilage but also elongate due to gravi... More »

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