Funny names for body parts

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    I really enjoy funny names for body parts and thought this might be fun. Who knows what a
    philtrum is? No fair looking it up!

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    isn't it that little dimplerisge between nose and upper lip?
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    Ding, ding, you win. Your turn
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    frenulum (sp?)
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    urachus
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    Originally posted by plumrn
    frenulum (sp?)
    What is it?
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    pudendum? First time I heard a doc refer to this, had to look it up.
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    Originally posted by Shamrock
    What is it?
    also called lingual frenum----- the band of tissue that extends from the floor of the mouth to the inferior surface of the tongue.

    I tore mine one, really hurt.
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    Ok, now I have to know HOW you tore it.
    And I learned a new one, thanks!!
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    Originally posted by Shamrock
    Ok, now I have to know HOW you tore it.
    And I learned a new one, thanks!!
    You would have to ask,

    let's just say, I was reaching too far, and leave it at that.


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