Pocket Atlas of Human Anatomy: Based on the International Nomenclature

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Thieme, 2000 - Anatomy - 500 pages
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This edition incorporates the most recent update of the Nomina anatomica, giving the accepted anatomic terms in English and Latin. A reference source providing a systematic overview of anatomy through the use of international nomenclature and illustrations.
 

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Contents
2
Sutures joints and ligaments
54
Muscles
74
Muscles synovial bursae and sheaths
100
Digestive and respiratory system
134
Urogenital system
154
Peritoneum
176
Arteries
190
Lymphatic system
254
Spleen meninges
268
Cranial nerves
320
Spinal nerves
334
Autonomic nervous system
348
Skin and its appendages
390
References
409
Copyright

Veins
230

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Page 30 - ... the maxilla, which articulates with the malar bone by means of the zygomaticomaxillary suture. There is also to be seen the anterior extremity of the injerior orbital or sphenomaxillary fissure between the upper jaw and the greater wing of the sphenoid bone. The zygomatic arch, formed by the junction of the zygomatic process of the temporal bone with the temporal process of the zygomatic bone, is distinctly visible. A large portion of the external surface of the base of the skull is formed by...
Page 204 - On cutting into the brain an area of softening was found on the right side, involving part of the head of the caudate nucleus and the anterior limb of the internal capsule.
Page 160 - An ejaculatory duct is formed by the union of the ductus deferens and the duct of the seminal vesicle.
Page 30 - Thus, in the outer part of its course as it nears the tympanum, its wall is bony, and it runs in the interval between the squamous and petrous portions of the temporal bone. The inner part is placed on the base of the skull, and is lodged in the gutter or groove between the apex of the petrous part of the temporal bone and the great wing of the sphenoid. This is the subdivision of the tube which comes...
Page 56 - The rectus capitis lateralis passes from the transverse process of the atlas, to the jugular process of the occipital bone.
Page 54 - ... Zygomatic Fossa. Extending downwards from the temporal fossa, it is thus bounded, — In front, by the tuberosity of the superior maxillary bone. Externally, by the zygoma, and the ramus of the inf. maxillary. Internally, by the external plate of the pterygoid process. Above, by the temporal fossa, the squamous portion of the temporal bone, and the greater wing of the sphenoid.
Page 68 - It is inserted into the lateral side of the head of the fibula and the lateral condyle of the tibia.
Page 188 - The septomarginal trabecula (moderator band), a muscular ridge extending from the interventricular septum to the base of the anterior papillary muscle of the heart.
Page 26 - Medially, it articulates with the maxilla and laterally it articulates with the zygomatic process of the temporal bone to form the zygomatic arch.
Page 14 - The posterior semicircular canal, which is the longest of the three tubes, is also vertical, and lies in a plane parallel to the posterior surface of the petrous part of the temporal bone. The...

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