Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary

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Saunders, 1988 - Medical - 1888 pages
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Comprehensive biomedical dictionary that reflects standard and current terminology derived from medicine and related disciplines. Changes involve deletions and additions in entries to conform with advances in knowledge, elaboration in certain fields, redrawn artwork, and rearrangement of certain entries. Official nomenclatures from various fields used in compilation. Also includes eponyms, acronyms, abbreviations, and botanical terms, as well as generic and trade names of many drugs. Entries include pronunciation, derivation, plural, definition, and subentries. Cross references. Illustrations throughout. 1st ed., 1900; 26th ed., 1985.

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Contents

Chromosome Aberrations
4
Index to Tables
60
Principal Arteries of the Body and the Pulmonary Veins
139
Arteries of the Head Neck and Base of the Brain
140
Arteries of the Thorax and Axilla
141
Arteries of the Abdomen and Pelvis
142
Arteries of the Upper Extremity
143
Arteries of the Lower Extremity
144
Muscles of the Trunk Posterior View
1066
Superficial Muscles of the Right Upper Extremity
1067
Superficial Muscles of the Right Lower Extremity
1068
Types and Structure of Muscle
1069
Structure of Nerve Tissue
1110
Superficial Nerves and Muscles of the Head and Neck
1111
Deep Nerves Shown in Relation to Bones of the Face
1112
Deep Nerves of the Neck Axilla and Upper Thorax
1113

Electron Micrographs of Various Bacteria and Diagram Showing Structures of a Typical Bacterial Cell
183
Various Types of Bandage
189
Antigenic Determinants
218
Various Aspects and Sections of the Brain and Spinal Cord
232
Hemisection of the Head and Neck Showing Various Parts of the Brain in Relation to Other Structures
233
Cell Structures and Epithelial Cell Types
290
Cell Organelles and Cell Membrane
291
Various Types of Dislocation
496
External and Internal Structures of the Ear
524
The Eye and Related Structures
601
Various Types of Fractures 660
636
The Endocrine Glands
693
Structures of the Heart
736
Intestinal and Inguinal Hernia
757
Structure of the Kidney
878
Articular Ligaments
922
Articular Ligaments
923
Pulmonary Segments
957
Diagrammatic Representation of Lymphatic Drainage of Various Parts of the Body
961
Characteristic Structures of Common Molds
1047
Muscles of the Head and Neck
1064
Muscles of the Trunk Anterior View
1065
Deep Nerves of the Lower Trunk
1114
Nerves of the Right Upper Extremity
1115
Nerves of the Right Lower Extremity
1116
Various Positions Used in Examination or Treatment
1340
Technique of Resuscitation by Closed Cardiac Massage
1451
Anterior View of the Human Skeleton
1533
Various Types of Strapping
1589
Various Types of Sutures and Knots
1621
Autonomic Nervous System
1653
Organs of the Respiratory System
1654
Organs of the Urogenital System
1655
VOCABULARY 11868
1673
Veins of the Head and Neck
1815
Principal Veins of the Body
1816
Superficial Veins of the Upper Extremity
1817
Superficial Veins of the Lower Extremity
1818
Electron Micrographs of Viruses and Rickettsiae
1839
Thoracic and Abdominal Viscera
1844
APPENDICES
1869
CREDITS
1888
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