Flashcards in Anatomical Relations Deck (48)
Coeliac Trunk comes off AA
SMA comes off AA
Renal Artery comes off AA
Gonadal Artery comes off AA
IMA comes off AA
IVC perforates the diaphragm
Oesophagus perforates the diaphragm
Vagal trunk perforates the diaphragm
Bifurcation of the AA
Aorta perforates the diaphragm
Thoracic duct perforates the diaphragm
Azygous vein perforates the diaphragm
Testicular and ovarian arteries leave the AA
Larynx becomes the trachea
Pharynx becomes the oesophagus
Diaphragm is attached to
Ribs 7-12, L1-3 and costal cartilages
Muscular part of the diaphragm is supplied by the phrenic nerve at which point?
Anterior rami of C3, 4, 5
"C3, 4, 5 keeps the diaphragm alive"
Where can the sternal angle be palpated?
Rib 2 / costal cartilage 2
Where is the lung apex?
Superior to the medial 1/3rd of the clavicle
Where is the right middle lobe?
Between ribs 4-6, mid-clavicular and mid-axillary lines
Where is the horizontal fissure?
Right rib 4
Where are the oblique fissures?
Ribs 6 (rising to T3)
Where is the isthmus of the thyroid gland?
Anterior to tracheal cartilages 2-4
Superior border of the liver?
Position of gall bladder
Rib 9's costal cartilage, mid-clavicular line
At what point does the trachea bifurcate (carina)
T5-7, Rib 2
What ribs protect the liver?
Where does the parotid salivary duct enter the mouth?
Upper 2nd molar
Level of Aortic Arch