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1

What is the superficial fascia made up of?

loose connective tissue and fat

2

What is deep fascia made out of?

tough sheet
dense connective tissue

3

How is the deep fascia arranged in limbs?

forms compartments separated by intermuscular septa which invests/surroudn the muscles

4

What are the compartments caleld in the thigh?

fascia lata

5

What separates the subclavian artery from the axillary artery?

clavicle

6

What does the axillary artery become next?

brachial artery

7

Is the ulnar artery medial or lateral to the radial artery?

medial

8

What does the ulnar artery become?

superficial palmar arch

9

What does the radial artery become?

deep palmar arch

10

What vein joins the basilic and the cephalic veins?

median cubital vein

11

What vein medially returns blood to the axillary vein?

basilic vein

12

What vein returns blood laterally to the axillary vein?

cephalic vein

13

What is the name for the veins that accompany the brachial artery?

venae comitantes

14

What vein do the cephalic and the basilic veins drain into?

axillary vein

15

What separates the femoral and popliteal arteries?

adductor hiatus

16

What is the first artery to branch off from the femoral artery?

profunda femoris

17

What does the popliteal srtery bifurcate into?

posterior and anterior tibial

18

Where are the posterior and anterior tibial arteries situated in the leg?

in the anterior and posterior compartments

19

What srtery branches from the posterior tibial artery?

fibular artery

20

What does the posterior tibial artery become after the ankle joint?

lateral plantar artery

21

What artery branches from the lateral plantar artery?

medial plantar artery

22

What does the lateral plantar artery become?

plantar arch

23

What area does the planta arch artery supply?

sole of the foot

24

What does the anterior tibial artery become after the ankle joint?

dorsalis pedis

25

What artery supplies the dorsum of the foot?

arcuate artery

26

What are the 2 superfical veins in the leg?

great and small saphenous veins

27

Where do both the great and small saphenous veins arise from?

dorsal venous arch

28

Where is the great saphenous vein found in relation to the malleolus?

in front of the medial malleolus

29

Where is the small saphenous vein found in relation to the malleolus?

behind lateral malleolus

30

Which vein passes by the lateral malleolus?

small saphenous vein