Pelvic Vasculature - For GYN Test On Fri. 11/5/10

26 Questions | Total Attempts: 72

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  • 1. 
    The abdominal aorta bifurcates into the ___________  ___________  ___________.
  • 2. 
    The common iliac arteries branch into the ___________ and ___________  ____________  ____________.
  • 3. 
    The external iliac artery remains in the false pelvis and follows a __________ (medial or lateral?) and ___________ (anterior or posterior?) course.
  • 4. 
    The external iliac artery lies on the ___________ (medial or lateral?) border of the ___________ muscle.
  • 5. 
    Which artery becomes the femoral artery?
  • 6. 
    The internal iliac artery is also known as the ____________ artery.
  • 7. 
    The uterine artery branches directly off of what artery?
  • 8. 
    The blood supply to the uterus comes predominantly from the ____________ arteries.
  • 9. 
    ____________ arteries arise at regular intervals off the uterine artery.
  • 10. 
    The arteries that circle around the uterus just beneath the serosal surface are called ____________ arteries.
  • 11. 
    The ____________ arteries branch off of the arcuate arteries.
  • 12. 
    Which layer of the uterus do the radial arteries supply?
    • A. 

      Endometrium

    • B. 

      Myometrium

    • C. 

      Perimetrium

  • 13. 
    The radial arteries branch into ___________ and ___________ arteries.
  • 14. 
    The spiral arteries feed which layer of the endometrium?
    • A. 

      Functional layer

    • B. 

      Basal layer

  • 15. 
    The straight arteries feed which layer of the endometrium?
    • A. 

      Functional layer

    • B. 

      Basal layer

  • 16. 
    The uterine vein drains into the...
  • 17. 
    The internal iliac vein drains into the...
  • 18. 
    Which vein does the common iliac vein drain into?
  • 19. 
    Which two "major" vessels do the vessels that supply the ovaries derive from?
  • 20. 
    The artery that supplies the ovaries that originates from the aorta is called the ____________ artery.
  • 21. 
    An alternate source of blood supply to the ovary is derived from the __________ artery.
  • 22. 
    What two vessels supply the ovary with oxygenated blood?
  • 23. 
    The right ovarian vein empties into the...
  • 24. 
    The left ovarian vein empties into the...
  • 25. 
    Veins lie ____________ (anterior or posterior?) to arteries in the pelvis.
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