The head of the second rib articulates with the body of the:
1st and 2nd thoracic vertebrae
From which of the following sympathetic ganglions does the greater splanchnic nerve get contributions?
5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 thoracic sympathetic ganglions
The posterior intercostal artery at the 6th intercostal space is the branch of the
Descending thoracic aorta
At what vertebral level does the arch of the aorta begins and ends?
Lower border of T4
The portion of the parietal pleura that extends 3-4cm above the first costal cartilage is called:
The xiphisternal joint is at the level of the body of the:
The dermatome over the xiphoid process is:
Which of the following nerves originates from anterior rami of C3-C5 nerves, passes through the superior thoracic aperture, runs between the mediastinal pleura and pericardium and innervates the diaphragm?
The latissimus dorsi is innervated by:
The second costal cartilage can be located by palpating:
Which of the following arteries accompanies the long thoracic nerve?
Lateral thoracic artery
Which of the following is the exact order of vein, artery, and nerve in the costal groove from above down?
Vein, artery, nerve
Which of the following quadrant of the breast is the most common site of breast cancer?
Outer and upper quadrant
Most lymph from the breast drains to the:
Axillary lymph nodes
Select a primary cartilaginous joint from the following list:
Select a secondary cartilaginous joint from the following list:
Which of the following is a saddle type of synovial joint?
Which of the following vessel passes behind the insertion of the anterior scalene muscle?
You are suspecting copious collection of fluid in the right pleural cavity of a 67 year old TB patient. If patient sat up with trunk upright, then in which of the following areas will the fluid accumulate?
Right costodiaphragmatic recess
Azygos vein opens in to the:
The mediastinal pleura is innervated by:
Trachea is a content of the
The first costosternal joint is a
PRIMARY CARTILAGINOUS joint
The pump handle movement changes the
ANTEROPOSTERIOR diameter of the thorax
What is the dermatome over the clavicle?
Select a false statement about the gland of Montgomery?
It is a modified sweat gland
(It is a sebaceous glands)
Select a false statement about male breast:
male breast cancer is diagnosed early and its prognosis is good.
Which of the following syndrome is associated with gynecomastia?
Sympathetic part of the autonomic nervous system begins from which part of the spinal cord?
Lateral gray horn of thoracic spinal cord
Which of the following muscle is innervated by long thoracic nerve?
Following a radical mastectomy a 59year old woman developed winged scapula. Which of the following was the nerve cut during surgery?
Long thoracic nerve
The tubercle of the 5th rib articulates with the transverse process of the:
5th thoracic vertebra
Which of the following arteries is commonly used for coronary artery bypass grafting (CAGB)?
Internal thoracic artery
Hemiazygos vein opens into which of the following veins?
The right internal thoracic artery is a branch of which of the following arteries?
Right subclavian artery
Which of the following veins is not a tributary of the azygos vein?
Right brachiocephalic vein
Which of the following nerve is formed from the T10-T11 thoracic sympathetic ganglion?
Lesser splanchnic nerve
Which of the following is part of the visceral pleura?
Cervical rib is attached to the transverse process of which of the following vertebra?
Transverses thoracic muscle is innervated by:
The anterior intercostal artery of the 8th intercostals space is a branch of:
Which of the following structures passes through aortic opening of the diaphragm?
Which of the following structures lies over the central tendon of the diaphragm?
The hemiazygos vein opens into the:
What is the content of the deltopectoral triangle?
The scalene anterior muscle inserts on the:
Which of the following structures may be compressed by the cervical rib?
Which of the following is NOT associated with the angle of Louis?
T2 vertebral level
(it is T4/T5)
Which of the following arteries accompanies the phrenic nerve?
Pain and proprioception sensations from the SCM are carried by:
C2 and C3 spinal nerves
Which muscle is not related to the deep fascia of the breast?