Flashcards in Clinically Correlated Anatomy of the Female Deck (11):
The female uterus is usually in this position
Position of the uterus with respect to the bladder
Anteroinferior face of the anteverted uterus rests against the bladder
Four parts of the oviducts and the function of the two parts we actually care about
Infundibulum, ampulla, isthmus, interstitium.
Infundibulum - Contains the fimbriae
Ampulla - Site of fertilization
Remember "water under the bridge?"
Rehash what the hell that means
The ureters pass under (inferior to) the uterine arteries
Principal nerves of the breast
Anterior and lateral cutaneous branches of thoracic intercostal nerves T3-T5
Principal arteries of the breast
Internal thoracic (internal mammary) artery, lateral thoracic artery, thoracodorsal artery and thoracoacromial artery
The dermatome at the level of the nipple is _______
T4 (in males)
As the ladies get older, their breasts will begin to fall. Why is this?
Cooper ligament weakens (this is the suspensory ligament of the breasts)
We see these glands in the areola
The majority of the lymph from the female breast drains to the:
Ipsilateral axillary lymph nodes