Block 6 Anatomy Wk 9 From Ta's W Xpl

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  • 1. 
    The anastomotic artery running along the border of the large intestine is called?
    • A. 

      Arcade

    • B. 

      Middle colic

    • C. 

      Splenic

    • D. 

      Marginal

    • E. 

      Vasa recta

  • 2. 
    An indirect inguinal herniation does which of the following?
    • A. 

      Passes through the deep inguinal ring medial to the inferior epigastric vein

    • B. 

      Passes through Hasselbach’s triangle medial to the inferior epigastric vein

    • C. 

      Passes through Hasselbach’s triangle lateral to the inferior epigastric vein

    • D. 

      Passes through the deep inguinal ring lateral to the inferior epigastric vein

    • E. 

      Leaps over small buildings in a single bound

  • 3. 
    So 15 year old Johnny is dropped off by his mother at the emergency room because he is being a hassle and complaining of a stomach ache. He says it is around his "belly button real bad". The triage nurse asks him to jump and he tries and falls to the floor due to the pain. The visceral pain sensation from the acute appendicitis is carried by which nerves. 
    • A. 

      Para sympathetic fibers running to T8-L3

    • B. 

      Sympathetic fibers running to T9-T11

    • C. 

      Para sympathetic fibers running to S2-S4

    • D. 

      Sympathetic fibers running T5-T9

  • 4. 
    A 42-year-old obese woman with seven children is brought to a local hospital by her daughter. Physical examination and her radiograph reveal that large gallstones have eroded through the anterior wall of the fundus of the gallbladder into the intestine. Which of the following parts of the intestine is most likely to initially contain gallstones?
    • A. 

      Cecum

    • B. 

      Ascending colon

    • C. 

      Descending colon

    • D. 

      Transverse colon

    • E. 

      Sigmoid colon

  • 5. 
    A pediatric surgeon is resecting a possible malignant mass from the liver of a neonate with cerebral palsy. The surgeon divides the round ligament of the liver during surgery. A fibrous remnant of which of the following fetal vessels is severed?
    • A. 

      Ductus venosus

    • B. 

      Ductus arteriosus

    • C. 

      Left umbilical vein

    • D. 

      Right umbilical vein

    • E. 

      Umbilical artery

  • 6. 
    A 58-year old man comes to your clinic complaining of an enlarged scrotum. He denies recent trauma. His medical history is positive for high blood pressure and high cholesterol.  What is the likely cause for his predicament? 
    • A. 

      Atherosclerotic changes of superior mesenteric artery

    • B. 

      Portal hypertension backing up renal vein

    • C. 

      Renal carcinoma of the right kidney invading renal vein

    • D. 

      Twisting of spermatic cord blocking testicular veins

    • E. 

      Indirect inguinal hernia into scrotum

  • 7. 
    A patient goes into surgery and the surgeon says oh this patient has an ileocolic intussusception, where is the most likely location for this type of pathology? 
    • A. 

      Jejunoileal junction

    • B. 

      Second part of the duodenum

    • C. 

      Transverse colon

    • D. 

      Ileocecal valve

    • E. 

      Rectum

  • 8. 
    Meckel's Diverticulum:
    • A. 

      Is located 2 feet distal to the ileocecal junction

    • B. 

      May contain ectopic gastric tissue

    • C. 

      Is found in ~2% of the population

    • D. 

      A & C

    • E. 

      B & C

    • F. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    During a surgery, you identify a loop of bowel as jejunum.  You noticed which of the following features in making your identification.
    • A. 

      Tenia coli, many small arcades, greater blood supply

    • B. 

      Greater blood supply, semilunar folds, few arcades

    • C. 

      Few long arcades, highly vascular, plicae circulares

    • D. 

      Plicae circulares, less vascular, few long arcades

    • E. 

      Less vascular, epiploic appendages, plicae circulares

  • 10. 
    There is hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) directly medial to the gallbladder and bounded laterally by the falciform ligament in anatomical position. You have just completed your general surgery residency and your attending gives you the task of removing the carcinoma in hopes that it will improve the patient's chance to live. Which anatomical lobe will you remove? 
    • A. 

      Left

    • B. 

      Right

    • C. 

      Caudate

    • D. 

      Quadrate

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