By Harold M. Chung, Kyung Won Chung
This revised 7th variation prepares scholars for first-year anatomy classes and the USMLE Step 1. Written within the well known Board evaluate sequence define structure, this article provides the necessities of human anatomy within the type of concise descriptions and full-color illustrations. USMLE-style questions on the finish of every bankruptcy emphasize board-relevant info and make allowance for self-testing to substantiate strengths and discover components of weak point. The a hundred query accomplished examination on the finish of the e-book is a smart prep instrument for the particular exam!
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Extra resources for BRS Gross Anatomy (7th Edition) (Board Review Series)
Golfer’s elbow (medial epicondylitis) is a painful condition caused by a small tear or an inflammation or irritation in the origin of the flexor muscles of the forearm from the medial epicondyle. It is similar to tennis elbow, which affects the other side of the elbow. Treatment may include injection of glucocorticoids into the inflamed area or avoidance of repetitive bending (flexing) of the forearm in order to not compress the ulnar nerve. indd 41 2/23/11 1:52:36 PM 42 BRS Gross Anatomy CLINICAL CORRELATES Cubital tunnel syndrome results from compression on the ulnar nerve in the cubital tunnel behind the medial epicondyle (funny bone), causing numbness and tingling in the ring and little fingers.
Is the only long bone to be ossified intramembranously. CLINICAL CORRELATES Fracture of the clavicle results from a fall on the shoulder or outstretched hand or may be caused by the obstetrician in breech presentation or may occur when the infant presses against the maternal pubic symphysis during its passage through the birth canal. Its fracture in the middle third (the most common fracture site) results in upward displacement of the proximal fragment by the sternocleidomastoid muscle and downward displacement of the distal fragment by the deltoid muscle and gravity.
MUSCLES OF THE PECTORAL REGION AND AXILLA (Figure 2-11; Table 2-1) Subclavius muscle Clavicle Acromion Coracoid process Deltopectoral triangle Deltoid muscle Pectoralis major muscle Pectoralis minor muscle Pectoralis major muscle Sternum FIGURE 2-11. Muscles of the pectoral region. indd 36 2/23/11 1:52:32 PM Chapter 2 t a b l e 2-1 37 Upper Limb Muscles of the Pectoral Region and Axilla Muscle Origin Insertion Nerve Action Pectoralis major Medial half of clavicle; manubrium and body of sternum; upper six costal cartilages Third, fourth, and fifth ribs Junction of first rib and costal cartilage Upper eight ribs Lateral lip of intertubercular groove of humerus Lateral and medial pectoral Flexes, adducts, and medially rotates arm Coracoid process of scapula Inferior surface of clavicle Medial border of scapula Medial (and lateral) pectoral Nerve to subclavius Depresses scapula; elevates ribs Depresses lateral part of clavicle Rotates scapula upward; abducts scapula with arm and elevates it above the horizontal Pectoralis minor Subclavius Serratus anterior Long thoracic II.