Flashcards in Anatomy Pathologies lower extremity Deck (25):
Flat foot is a result of dysfucntion of what active arch support?
someone who never hikes and then hikes could experience stress of what fascia?
What artery pulse do you test on the foot to gauge the health of peripheral vessels?
The Dorsal artery of the foot
The Deep fibular artery can be detected where?
between extensor hallucis longus and extensor digitorum longus
you can't feel the skin of what side of your calf if your saphenous nerve is affected?
Hip pointer is an acute injury to the
iliac crest that can result in ruptured capillaries, bleeding int the abd cavity
Psoas Abscess can be cause by what oganisms?
TB, enteritis (Crohn's)
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Striking the patella tests peripheral proprioception nerve reflex of what spinal levels?
If you wanted to place a cather for a cardiac angiography where in the leg could you place it?
in the femoral vein located in the femoral triangle
the femoral hernia common in women exits through the
Pes anserinus bursitis is a result of muscle tendons that insert on the medial surface of the tibia, what are those muscle insertions?
Sartorius, gracilis, semitendinosus
Groin pull results from
strain of the adductors
A distal femure fratacture is associated with a risk of what downstream hemorrhaging?
What keeps the ankle extensors from bowstringing?
Inferior Extensor Retinaculum
If you are having trouble pushing off your big toe what muscle might be having an issue?
Flexor Hallucis Longus
IF you havig trouble inverting you foot what might be the issue?
If you're having issues flexing your lateral four toes what muscle may be affected?
Flexor Digitorum Longus
Muscle compartment syndrome is likely to happen in tibialis posterior because?
Tib posterior is buried deep with three rigid walls around it
Osgood-Schlatter's Disease affects the tibial tuberosity because
The quads insert there and excessive strain could damage the epiphyseal plate located there
Drop foot gait from what nerve damage?
common fibular nerve injury
strongest ligament in the body?
What ligament is not part of the joint capsule of the knee?
The Fibular collateral ligament that attaches to the lateral femoral epicondyle and head of the fibula
what fibular ligaments will liekly tear with severe inversion of the ankle?