Definition of the anatomical norm of human building

  • Yu.N. Vovk
  • O.Yu. Vovk
  • S.S. Malakhov
Keywords: somatotype, anatomical norm, individual anatomical variability


In this paper, we outline the basic concepts of the anatomical norm, the existing differences in each organ, the body system and the areas of the human body and its dependence on the somatotype. It is also indicated that the anatomical norm is the basis for understanding and constructing a range of individual anatomical variability.

How to Cite
Vovk, Y., Vovk, O., & Malakhov, S. (2017). Definition of the anatomical norm of human building. Reports of Vinnytsia National Medical University, 21(2), 535-537. Retrieved from