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AIIMS MAY 2014 with Solutions

Anatomy Cranial duramater has periosteal and meningeal layers, is supplied by 5th nerve, is outermost meningeal layer and Dural venous sinuses are not present inner to the meningeal layer. Lateral pterygoid muscle, medial pterygoid muscle and tensor veli palatini muscle are innervated by trigeminal nerve. Stylohyoid muscle is innervated by the stylohyoid branch of the… Continue reading AIIMS MAY 2014 with Solutions

Anatomy · Obstetrics & Gynaecology

The main differences between the male and female

The female pelvis …. · The bones are more delicate – thin and light · The pelvis is less massive · The pelvis is more shallow · The ilia are less sloped · The anterior iliac spines are more widely separated – thus the greater prominence of the hips laterally · The superior aperture of… Continue reading The main differences between the male and female

Anatomy

Median nerve.. MCQ??

Q:-Median nerve supplies all muscles of the thumb except : (A)Abductor-pollicis-brevis (B)Flexor-pollicis brevis (C)Opponens pollicis (D)Adductor pollicis…….ans Median nerve injury at “wrist”, is commonly tested by :- (A)Contraction of abductor pollicis brevis…….ans (B)Contraction of flexor pollicis brevis (C)Loss of sensation on palm (D)Loss of sensation on ring finger The median nerve is vulnerable to division from… Continue reading Median nerve.. MCQ??

Anatomy

Skull & Sternberg’s canal

Sternberg’s canal or persistent lateral craniopharygeal canal: It is caused by incomplete fusion of the greater wing of sphenoid with the presphenoid(It is located at a point where primordial sphenoid portions fuse) and represents a persistent lateral craniopharygeal canal. It is situated in the parasellar region in the middle cranial fossa and lies anterior and… Continue reading Skull & Sternberg’s canal