08, 2017

Sesamoid Bone

By | August 23rd, 2017|Anatomy|0 Comments

Sesamoid bones are small somewhat spherical masses embedded in particular tendons and typically associated with joint surfaces. INTERACTIVE ANATOMICAL INTERFACE Bones Dorsum Foot Sole   Muscles Dorsum Foot First Layer (Sole) Second Layer (Sole) Third Layer [...]

08, 2017

Norma Lateralis

By | August 17th, 2017|Anatomy|0 Comments

Bones     1. Frontal; 2. parietal; 3. occipital; 4. temporal;1. Frontal; 2. parietal; 3. occipital; 4. temporal; 5. sphenoid; 6. zygomatic; 7. mandible; 8. maxilla; 9. nasal Features 1. The temporal lines have been studied in the norma verticalis. [...]

08, 2017

Norma Frontalis

By | August 17th, 2017|Anatomy|0 Comments

The norma frontalis is roughly oval in outline, being wider above than below.The norma frontalis is roughly oval in outline, being wider above than below.   Bones 1. The frontal bone forms the forehead. Its upper part is smooth and [...]

08, 2017

Norma occipitalis

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Norma occipitalis is convex upwards and on each side, and is flattened below.   Bones Seen 1. Posterior parts of the parietal bones, above. 2. Upper part of the squamous part of the occipital bone below. 3. Mastoid part of [...]

08, 2017

Norma Verticalis

By | August 17th, 2017|Anatomy|0 Comments

Shape When viewed from above the skull is usually oval in shape. It is wider posteriorly than anteriorly. The shape may be more nearly circular. Bones Seen in Norma Verticalis Upper part of the frontal bone anteriorly. Uppermost part of [...]

07, 2017

Parathyroid Glands

By | July 24th, 2017|Anatomy|0 Comments

Found along the posterior edges of the thyroid lobes inside the thyroid capsule, there are 2 pairs (superior and inferior) of small endocrine glands. They seem as small yellowish-brown bodies. The parathyroid glands secrete a hormone, which keeps blood calcium [...]

07, 2017

Ophthalmic Artery

By | July 24th, 2017|Anatomy|0 Comments

It appears from internal carotid artery as it appears medial to anterior clinoid process near the optic canal from the roof of the cavernous sinus. It's branch of the internal carotid artery. Via optic canal inferolateral to the optic nerve [...]

07, 2017

Pharynx

By | July 24th, 2017|Anatomy|0 Comments

Stretching from the base of the skull to the esophagus, the pharynx is a funnel-shaped fibromuscular tube. It's lined throughout with mucous membrane. For both food (deglutition) and air (respiration,) the pharynx functions as a mutual channel. [...]