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40 Cards in this Set

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Dermatome around nipple
Vertebral level at inferior angle of scapula
Structure that lies immediately posterior to manubrium
Rib related to oblique fissure of left lung
Rib paralleled by horizontal fissure of right lung
Inferior extent of lung at midclavicular line
6th rib
Inferior extent of pleura at midclavicular line
8th rib
Inferior extent of lung at midaxillary line
8th rib
Inferior extent of pleura at midaxillary line
10th rib
Inferior extent of lung posteriorly
10th rib
Inferior extent of pleura posteriorly
12th rib
Innervation of costal pleura
Intercostal nerve
Innervation of mediastinal pleura
Phrenic nerve
Site for auscultation of pulmonary valve
Left 2nd intercostal space
Site for auscultation of aortic valve
Right 2nd intercostal space
Site for auscultation of tricuspid valve
Xiphisternal joint
Site for auscultation of mitral valve
Left 5th intercostal space
Heart chamber with greatest sternocostal projection
Right ventricle
Chamber that forms apex of heart
Left ventricle
Major chamber that forms base of heart
Left atrium
Heart chamber that contains moderator band
Right ventricle
Artery that determines coronary dominance
Posterior interventricular
Usual origin of SA and AV nodal arteries
Right coronary artery
Location of SA node
Cristae terminalis
Major vessel that drains the musculature of the heart
Coronary sinus
Innervation of fibrous pericardium
Phrenic nerve
Most common cause of systolic ejection murmur
Aortic stenosis
Rib associated with sternal angle
Vertebral level associated with sternal angle
Location of ductus arteriosus
Between pulmonary artery and aorta
Nerve potenially injured with repair of patent ductus arteriousus
Left recurrent laryngeal nerve
Veins that unite to form brachiocephalic
Subclavian and internal jugular
Veins that unite to form superior vena cava
Right and left brachiocephalic
Termination of azygos vein
Superior vena cava
Structures that lie to right and left of thoracic duct
Azygos veins, aorta
Spinal levels of greater splanchnic nerve
Spinal levels of lesser splanchnic nerve
Spinal levels of least splanchnic nerve
Thoracic structures that can compress the esophagus
Left bronchus, aorta, diaphragm
Disease often associated with thymoma
Myasthenia gravis