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USMLE/COMLEX Step 1 Anatomy One Liners

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1. Structures supplied by celiac artery

2. Major injury triad with lateral impact to knee

3. Chief evertors of foot

4. Organs related to spleen

5. Branch of CN V that carries parasympathetic to submandibular

6. Lymph nodes for area inferior to pectinate line of anal canal

7. Inferior extent of lung at midclavicular line

8. Tendon that courses through shoulder joint

9. Means by which obturator internus exits pelvis

10. Tendon affected with avulsion fracture of 5th metatarsal

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

12. Relation of ureter to uterine artery

13. Two major components of pelvic diaphragm

14. Most common nerve compressed with herniated intervertebral disc

15. Effect of sympathetic nerves on lungs

16. Name given to orientation where uterine body and cervix intersect at angle of 10-15 degrees

17. Exaggerated over - curvature of thoracic area of vertebral column

18. Common direction of all superior articular facets of vertebrae

19. Spinal level of patellar reflex

20. Ribs directly related to spleen

21. Nerves of pharyngeal plexus

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

23. Sensory nerve to larynx inferior to vocal cords

24. Vertebral level associated with origin of celiac artery

25. Structure that forms the pudendal canal

26. Needle location for therapeutic pleural tapping

27. Specific muscle that holds patella in place

28. Vertebral level associated with origin of IMA

29. Structures that pierce thyrohyoid membrane

30. Two muscles that rotate scapula for full abduction of arm

31. Origin of cystic artery

32. Vertebral level for formation of IVC

33. Autonomic ganglia for CN IX

34. Ligament affected by whiplash injury

35. Structure in contact with posterior surface of dens

36. Only muscle to abduct vocal cords

37. Structure that limits spread of ascitic fluid in left paracolic gutter

38. Muscle that protrudes tongue

39. Site for auscultation of aortic valve

40. Innervation of carotid sinus and carotid body

41. Muscle that elevates and abducts eye

42. Lateral wall of ischioanal fossa

43. Heart chamber that contains moderator band

44. Defective portion of vertebra with spondylolisthesis in cervical area

45. Cutaneous innervation of most of dorsum of foot

46. Vertebra located at level of iliac crest

47. Most commonly torn tendon of rotator cuff

48. Major structures of bed of stomach

49. Muscle that is chief flexor and chief extensor at shoulder joint

50. Vertebral level that inferior vena cava traverses diaphragm