Embryology

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005 - Medical - 287 pages
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BRS Embryology embodies the popular BRS format of succinct outline review of content followed by USMLE-style questions with explanations. The overall content and questions have been updated to reflect the evolving nature of the USMLE.

 

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Contents

Week 1 of Human Development Days 17
9
Embryonic Period Weeks 38
22
Cardiovascular System
31
Primitive Heart Tube Dilatations
32
The Atrial Septum
33
The Atrioventricular AV Septum
35
The Conduction System of the Heart
39
Development of the Venous System
41
Study Questions for Chapter 16
175
Skeletal System
176
Vertebral Column
177
Ribs
181
Osteogenesis
182
Study Questions for Chapter 17
185
Muscular System
186
Smooth Muscle
187

Study Questions for Chapter 5
43
Answers and Explanations
46
Placenta and Amniotic Fluid
48
Placenta as Endocrine Organ
51
Amniotic Fluid
53
Clinical Considerations
56
Study Questions for Chapter 6
59
Answers and Explanations
60
Nervous System
61
Neural Crest Cells
62
Placodes
64
Layers of the Early Neural Tube
66
Development of Myelencephalon
67
Development of Metencephalon
68
Development of Diencephalon Optic Structures and Hypophysis
70
Development of Sympathetic Nervous System
73
Development of Choroid Plexus
74
Selected Photographs Sonograms and Radiographs of Various Congenital Malformations
76
Study Questions for Chapter 7
81
Answers and Explanations
83
Ear
85
Eye
92
Digestive System
100
Respiratory System
117
Head and Neck
127
Urinary System
137
Development of the Urinary Bladder
138
Development of the Female Urethra
140
Development of the Suprarenal Gland
144
Study Questions for Chapter 13
146
Answers and Explanations
147
Female Reproductive System
148
Development of the Genital Ducts
149
Development of the Primordia of the External Genitalia
150
Study Questions for Chapter 14
155
Answers and Explanations
156
Male Reproductive System
157
Development of the Genital Ducts
158
Development of the Primordia of the External Genitalia
159
Summary
164
Study Questions for Chapter 15
165
Answers and Explanations
166
Integumentary System
167
Hair and Nails
168
Mammary Sweat and Sebaceous Glands
170
Teeth
171
Study Questions for Chapter 18
189
Upper Limb
190
Nerves Brachial Plexus
193
Rotation of the Upper Limb
194
Study Questions for Chapter 19
195
Lower Limb
196
Musculature
197
Skeletal
200
Study Questions for Chapter 20
202
Body Cavities
203
Clinical Considerations
204
Study Questions for Chapter 21
206
Answers and Explanations
207
Pregnancy
208
Pregnancy Dating
209
Prenatal Diagnostic Procedures
210
Fetal Distress During Labor Intrapartum
211
Lactation
212
Study Questions for Chapter 22
213
Numerical Chromosomal Anomalies
214
Selected Photographs
216
Study Questions for Chapter 23
218
Structural Chromosomal Abnormalities
219
Translocations
220
Fragile Sites
221
Selected Photographs
222
Study Questions for Chapter 24
226
Answers and Explanations
227
SingleGene Inherited Diseases
228
HI XLinked Dominant Inheritance
229
Mitochondrial Inheritance
230
Study Questions for Chapter 25
232
Multifactorial Inherited Diseases
233
Study Questions for Chapter 26
234
Teratology
235
HI TORCH Infections
238
Category X Drugs
239
Category D Drugs
240
Recreational Drugs
241
Study Questions for Chapter 27
244
Appendix
245
Comprehensive Examination
246
Figure and Table Credits
258
Index
271
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