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USMLE/COMLEX Step 1 Anatomy One Liners

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1. Fluid in processus vaginalis

2. Sensory nerve to larynx superior to vocal cords

3. Inferior extent of pleura at midaxillary line

4. Chief artery to rectal mucosa

5. Vertebral level of hyoid bone

6. Usual origin of SA and AV nodal arteries

7. Muscle that is chief flexor at hip joint

8. Organs supplied by both celiac and SMA

9. Rib paralleled by horizontal fissure of right lung

10. Name of fracture of distal radius that produces 'dinner fork' appearance

11. Innervation of adductor pollicis

12. Structure in contact with posterior surface of dens

13. Needle location for therapeutic pleural tapping

14. Chief structures that traverse internal acoustic meatus

15. Nerve injury that causes hoarseness following thyroid surgery

16. Structure that separates right and left lobes of liver

17. Paralysis of which muscles results in total 'claw' hand

18. Structures that course throughout entire length of adductor canal

19. Means by which piriformis exits pelvis

20. Afferent - efferent limbs of cough reflex

21. Major dermatome to big toe

22. Ligament stretched with 'flat foot' - Subtalar and transverse

23. Abdominal layer continuous with internal spermatic fascia

24. Most common type of hernia

25. Rib associated with sternal angle

26. Innervation of levator veli palatini

27. Thoracic structures that can compress the esophagus

28. Foramen where CN VII exits skull

29. Muscle that increases tension on vocal cords

30. Lymph nodes for ovary and testes

31. Two remnants of gubernaculum in females

32. Spinal levels of greater splanchnic nerve

33. Type of hernia that protrudes through Hesselbach's triangle

34. Termination of right gonadal vein

35. Structure that limits spread of ascitic fluid within infracolic compartment

36. Structure that separates internal and external hemorrhoids

37. Ligament that connects internal surface of laminae of vertebrae

38. Innervation of suboccipital muscles

39. Specific nerve that stimulates tear production

40. Chief evertors of foot

41. Structures that course through only portion of adductor canal

42. Muscles innervated by axillary nerve

43. Nerve affected by cubital tunnel syndrome

44. Muscle that extends leg

45. Name given to orientation where uterus and vagina intersect at angle of 90 degrees

46. Only muscle to abduct vocal cords

47. Chief uterine support

48. Ribs directly related to spleen

49. Three distinguishing features of the large intestine

50. Chamber that forms apex of heart