Items tagged “anatomy”

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Maxillary vein

The maxillary vein drains the pterygoid plexus and joins with the superficial temporal vein to form the retromandibular vein in the substance of the parotid gland 1. Gross anatomy The pterygoid plexus, and by extension, the maxillary vein helps to drain the areas supplied by the maxillary arte...
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Superficial lateral malleolus bursa

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Bahman Rasuli
Published 20 Oct 2018
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Sternocostal and interchondral joint anatomy (illustration)

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 14 Feb 2019
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Interventricular septum

The interventricular septum divides the right and left ventricles, running in the plane of the anterior and posterior interventicular grooves. Septation of the ventricles occurs in the fetus within 7 weeks of gestation, achieved by the formation of this embryologically heterogenous structure 6. ...
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Phrenicocolic ligament

The phrenicocolic ligament, also known as Hensing's ligament, is a peritoneal ligament extending from the splenic flexure of the colon to the diaphragm 5. Gross anatomy The phrenicocolic ligament separates the left paracolic gutter from the left supramesocolic space. It is continuous with the ...
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Lacunar ligament

The lacunar ligament, also known as Gimbernat’s ligament, is a crescent-shaped ligament that extends between the inguinal ligament and pectineal ligament, close to their point of insertion to the pubic tubercle. Gross anatomy The lacunar ligament is formed by the lower border of the aponeurosi...
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Deep calcarine sulcus and prominent calcar avis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Euan Zhang
Published 14 Jul 2019
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CT
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Calcaneocuboid joint

The calcaneocuboid joint is part of the mid-tarsal (Chopart) joint. It is a synovial articulation between the calcaneus and the cuboid bones of the foot. Gross anatomy The calcaneocuboid joint involves the anterior surface of the calcaneus and the posterior surface of the cuboid. Its joint cap...
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Uterine tube

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Abdulmajid Bawazeer
Published 14 Aug 2019
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Anterior ethmoidal notch

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 06 Oct 2019
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Tracheal bronchus

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ammar Haouimi
Published 08 Oct 2019
92% complete
CT
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Normal elbow (AP acute flexion view)

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Benoudina Samir
Published 27 Jan 2020
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Illustration - displaced osteochondral lesion of the talar dome

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 07 Feb 2020
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Congenital absence of the cruciate ligaments

Congenital absence of the cruciate ligaments is a rare condition, most of the knowledge being collated from case reports.  Epidemiology Its prevalence is reported at 0.017 per 1000 live births 1,5. Associations The following features may also be present 2,3,5: lateral femoral condyle hypopl...
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Pulvinar (disambiguation)

Pulvinar can refer to: Pulvinar thalamic nuclei (classically involved in variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, see Pulvinar sign). Haversian fat pad of the hip (which covers the central non-articular part of the acetabulum). Etymology The word pulvinar is about scientific English vocabulary thr...
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Vidian canal

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz Qureshi
Published 31 May 2020
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CT
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Rhomboid fossa on both clavicles

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ioannis Tsamis
Published 06 Oct 2020
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International Frontal Sinus Anatomy Classification

International Frontal Sinus Anatomy Classification (IFAC) result from an expert consensus, developed to improve the ability of the surgeon to understand the possible variations of the frontal recess and frontal sinus anatomy. Classification anterior cells: push the drainage pathway of the fron...
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Supra agger frontal cell

Supra agger frontal cells are an anatomical variant of the paranasal sinuses, included in the International Frontal Sinus Anatomy Classification. Gross anatomy Anterior-lateral ethmoidal cell that extends into the frontal sinus. A small SAFC will only extend into the floor of the frontal sinus...
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Supra bulla cell

Supra bulla cells are an anatomical variant of the paranasal sinuses, included in the International Frontal Sinus Anatomy Classification. Gross anatomy Cell above the bulla ethmoidalis that does not enter the frontal sinus. The supra agger cells push the drainage pathway anteriorly.