Thorax - Unit 2a

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the brachiocephalic veins drain into which vein?
escape of fluid into the pleural cavity
internal thoracic artery arise from which artery?
this node is located in the cristae terminalis of the right atrium
Stimulation of the sympathetic nervous system in the lungs acts to
a chronic disorder characterized by hyperreactive airways leading to episodic, reversible bronchoconstriction due to an increased sensitivity to irritating stimuli.
which lung has the cardiac notch?
which artery accompanies the phrenic nerve?
a surgical procedure in which an incision is made opening the chest cavity
electric impulses of the heart originate here..
the visceral and parietal plurae are continuous at the ...?
an area of necrosis resulting from a sudden insufficiency of arterial or venous blood supply to the heart's muscular wall
heart sound heard as blood passes through the atria to the ventricle
The portion of the parietal pleura that extends above the first rib is called the :
Stimulation of the sympathetic nervous system in the heart will cause...?
surgical creation of an opening through the thoracic wall to enter a pleural cavity
inflammation of the pericardium
insertion of a needle through an intercostal space in order to obtain pleural fluid
which bronchi is shorter and wider and more vertical.
entry of air into the pleural cavity resulting from penetrating wound to parietal pleura
Blockage of which artery would lead to ischemia of the apex of the heart?
Parasympathetic stimulation of the esophagus results in the rhythmic contraction of esophageal smooth muscle known as?
which nerve loops near the ligamentum arteriosum?
the backflow of blood from ventricle to atrium
arterial supply of the pericardium
Heart rate does what in the presence of parsympathetic stimulation?
Anterior intercostal arteries arise from which artery
Which ribs attach directly to the sternum through their own costal cartilages?
left lung has how many lobes?
anterior rami of T1-T11 form which nerves
The sternocostal surface of the heart is formed primarily by the anterior wall of which heart chamber?
Which valves would be open during ventricular systole?
a keel-shaped cartilage lying at the tracheal bifurcation--it separates the right main stem bronchus from the left main stem bronchus.
The sympathetic innervation of the heart originates from which part the thoracic spinal cord?
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Difficult breathing
The thoracic wall is innervated by:
the posterior intercostal arteries arise from which artery?
a surgical procedure which involves replacing diseased (narrowed) coronary arteries with veins obtained from the patient's lower extremities or the patient's internal thoracic arte
inflammation of the endocardium
chest pain due to ischemia of the heart is known as
the left 5th intercostal space (right below the nipple) is the auscultation point for which valve?
main vein of the heart
Which ribs have cartilages that do not attach to the sternum?
this pleura covers the lungs and is adherent to all its surfaces
the left 2nd intercostal space is the auscultation point for which valve?
the right 2nd intercostal space is the auscultation point for which valve?
the main arterial supply for the pericardium
POSTERIOR VAGAL TRUNK of the esophagus is form from the left or right vagus nerve?
these intercostal muscles help depress the ribs during expiration
Stimulation of the parasympathetic nervous system in the lungs acts to
the endothelial lining of all of the chambers of the heart
ANTERIOR VAGAL TRUNK of the esophagus is form from the left or right vagus nerve?
each main bronchi divides into
the internal thoracic artery arises from which artery?
narrowing of the orifice of the aortic valve or of the supravalvular or subvalvular regions
A viral disease of spinal ganglia and is a dermatomically distributed lesion...
muscles in the wall of the right atrium are known as?
left and right brachiocephalic veins drain into?
injury to which nerve can cause paralysis of the diaphragm
failed closure of the foramen ovalis leads to?
The first rib articulates with the sternum directly below which joint?
this pleura lines the pulmonary cavities, adhering to the pulmonary wall
union of subclavian & internal jugular veins create which vein?
A ventricular septal defect (VSD) usually affects which portion of the interventricular septum?
roots for the phrenic nerve
ligament that is a continuity between the pleural and parietal cavities that extends between parietal and mediastinum
parasympathetic innervation of the heart is supplied by which nerve?
The pleural cavity near the cardiac notch is known as the:
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these structure prolong ribs and contribute to elasticity of the thoracic wall.
muscles of the right ventricle are known as
obstruction of a pulmonary artery by a blood clot
compensatory circulation carried on through secondary channels after obstruction of the principal vessel supplying the part
aspiration of a foreign body usually falls into which mainstem?
Because of its angle with the trachea and size of the main bronchus, a bronchoscope would pass more readily into which lung?
accumulation of a significant amount of fluid in pleural cavity
interference with venous return of blood to the heart due to an extensive accumulation of fluid in the pericardium (pericardial effusion)
this node lies in the interatrial septum
midline incision through the sternum
innervation of the diaphragm
the progressive narrowing and hardening of the arteries over time
Which chamber's anterior wall forms most of the sternocostal surface of the heart?
heart sounds heard as blood is pumped from the ventricles.
TRUE OR FALSE: The sympathetic innervation of the esophageal vascular smooth muscle is from the thoracic portion of the sympathetic chain and the fibers are postsynaptic.
right lung has how many lobes?
ventricular relaxation, elongation, or extension
the thick muscle layer of the heart
inflitration of anesthetic around intercostal nerves.
contraction of the ventricles
occurs if a sufficient amount of air enters the pleural cavity causing the tension adhering visceral to parietal pleura to break
the left 4th intercostal space (just lateral to the sternum) is the auscultation point for which valve?
posterior blood supply of the thorax comes from
This collection of autonomic fibers is located at the base of the heart behind and within the concavity of the arch of the aorta.
These intercostal muscles help elevate ribs during inspiration
indents the anterioinferior aspect of the left lung
the pec. major, pec. minor, and serratus anterior muscles can help expand the thoracic cavity when inspiration is deep and forceful. These muscles are what type of muscles?
known as the pacemaker of the heart
each lobar bronchi divides into
Which ribs have cartilages that are joined to the cartilage just superior to them (indirect attachment to sternum)?
inferior boundary of the thoracic cavity
the visceral layer of the serous pericardium
where does rib 2 attach?

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