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The thoracic artery supplies the _______ parts of the intercostal spaces, supplying the skin, _____, muscles, _____ and _______ pleura of the intercostal space

anterior, fascia, bone, parietal

2

where do the cephalic and basilic vein arise from?

the dorsal venous network

3

Nerve roots of posterior cutaneous nerve of the thigh

S1-S3

4

innervation of the lateral 2 lumbricals

median nerve

5

what other veins are found around the eye apart from the Central retinal vein?

superior and inferior ophthalmic veins

6

where does the cephalic vein drain

the axillary vein

7

The superior half of the oral cavity is innervated by which CN?

CN V2 - trigeminal maxillary branch

8

There are two nervous supplies to the GI tract - intrinsic and extrinsic - the extrinsic is the...

autonomic nervous system

9

13 pairs of intercostal spaces - true or false?

false - 11 pairs

10

Parts of the thoracic skeleton (6)

12 pairs ribsintercostal spacescostal margin12 thoracic vertebraeclavicle and scapulasternum

11

the submucosal plexus

epithelia and blood vessels

12

The phrenic nerves supply what sort of axons to the diaphragm and fibrous pericardium

somatic sensory and sympathetic

13

What type of joint is the elbow joint?

hinge joint

14

What is the philtrum?

the dip in the upper lip

15

L2,3,4

Femoral nerve (ant. compartment), obturator nerve (med compartment), of the thigh

16

where does the lateral surface of the superior half of the auricle drain?

parotid lymph nodes

17

Why should adrenaline-containing local anaesthetic not be given near end arteries?

will cause vasoconstriction and thus occlusion to the only blood supply to that area.

18

pouch separating the uterus and the bladder

uterovesical pouch

19

Bone which contains the optic canal

sphenoid

20

The left kidney lies at vertebral levels

T12-L2

21

Where is the adenoid tonsil?

in the nasopharynx

22

Dominant nervous supply in the production of saliva?

parasympathetic

23

where does the small saphenous vein drain and when?

popliteal vein posterior to the knee

24

A synovial joint is...

a fibrous joint

25

The ulnar nerve originates from which spinal roots?

C8-T1 (some C7)

26

Sympathetic salivary secretion is stimulated by which receptors?

a and b1-adrenoceptors

27

Nerve supply to the medial compartment of the thigh

Obturator nerve - L2,3,4

28

Function of CN V2 ?

sensory

29

CNs involved in the gag reflex?

CN IX and X provide motor response, sensory info initially comes from CN IX

30

a patient with a ureteric obstruction will experience _____ pain due to the peristalsis

colicky