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What 6 groups of lymph nodes are in the axilla? (APICAL)

Anterior (pectoral), Posterior (subscapular), Infraclavicular, Central, Apical, Lateral

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What are the contents of the quadrangular space?

Axillary Nerve
Posterior circumflex humeral artery & vein

2

What are the contents of the triangular space?

Circumflex scapular branch of the subscapular artery

3

What muscle separates the quadrangular and triangular spaces?

Long head of the triceps

4

What are the contents of the cubital fossa?

radial nerve, tendon of biceps brachii, brachial artery (and terminal branches- radial & ulnar), and median nerve

5

What forms the boundaries of the anatomical snuffbox?

Tendons of abductor pollicis longus, extensor pollicis brevis, & extensor pollicis longus

6

What runs through the inguinal canal?

Ilioinguinal nerve
Spermatic cord in males
Round ligament of uterus in females

7

What are the contents of the adductor canal?

Femoral artery
Femoral vein
Saphenous nerve
Nerve to vastus medialis

8

What are the contents of the popliteal fossa?

Tibial nerve
Popliteal vein and artery
Fibular nerve (common peroneal)
nodes
fat

9

What are the contents of the tarsal tunnel? (Tom, Dick, ANd Harry)

Tibialis posterior tendon, Flexor Digitorum Longus tendon, Posterior tibial Artery, vein and Nerve, Flexor Hallucis Longus tendon