Anatomy- Pelvic Limb Neurology.txt

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Anatomy- Pelvic Limb Neurology.txt
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vetmed, nerves of the pelvic limb
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  1. The femoral n. innervates...
    the quadriceps (primary stifle extensors)
  2. The saphenous n. originates from the ____________ and functions as...
    femoral n.; motor to sartorius m., sensory distal to that
  3. The obturator n. innervates...
    motor to hip adductors
  4. What is obturator paralysis?
    horse cannot adduct limbs after parturition due to prolonged pressure on the obturator n., which lies on the shaft of the ilium.
  5. The sciatic n. terminates by...
    branching to the tibial n. and the common peroneal n.
  6. The tibial n. innervates...
    motor to caudomedial muscles of the limb.
  7. At the level of the __________, the tibial n. becomes the...
    hock; medial and lateral plantar nn.
  8. At the level of the ___________, the medial and lateral plantar nn. become the __(2)__, respectively.
    fetlock; medial and lateral plantar digital nn.
  9. At the __________ aspect of the limb, the common peroneal n. bifurcates to...
    cranial; superficial and deep peroneal nn.
  10. What are the 5 branches off of the sciatic n.?
    cranial gluteal, caudal gluteal, caudal cutaneous femoral, common peroneal, tibial nn.
  11. The common peroneal n. gives off the ________________ then bifurcates at the _________ of the limb to... (2)
    lateral cutaneous sural to skin; cranial; superficial and deep peroneal nn.
  12. What are the branches of the superficial peroneal n.?
    lateral and dorsal branches of the superficial peroneal n.
  13. The deep peroneal n. bifurcates at the level of the ___________ to...(2)
    hock; medial dorsal metatarsal n., lateral dorsal metatarsal n.
  14. The medial and lateral dorsal metatarsal nn. (from deep peroneal n.) become ___________ and ___________, respectively, at the level of the ____________.
    medial dorsal digital n.; lateral dorsal digital n.; fetlock
  15. The tibial n. gives off the _____________ and ______________, then, bifurcates at the level of the _________ to... (2)
    caudal cutaneous sural to skin; medial cutaneous tarsal; hock; medial and lateral plantar nn.
  16. At the level of the ____________, the medial plantar n. becomes the _____________, which subsequently gives off the ______________.
    fetlock; medial plantar digital n.; dorsal branch of the medial plantar digital n.
  17. The lateral plantar n. gives off the ___________ and then becomes the ______________ at the level of the _____________, which subsequently gives off the ______________.
    deep branch of the lateral plantar n.; lateral plantar digital n.; fetlock; dorsal branch of the lateral plantar digital n.
  18. The deep branch of the lateral plantar n. gives off...
    medial and lateral plantar metatarsal nn.

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