Spot Test 2- X-rays

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Spot Test 2- X-rays - Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Name nr.4

    Explanation
    The given correct answer "frontal sinus" is likely the name of the fourth sinus being referred to. Sinuses are air-filled cavities in the skull, and the frontal sinus is located in the frontal bone, above the eyes and behind the forehead. It is one of the four pairs of sinuses found in the human skull.

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  • 2. 

    Name nr. 5

    Explanation
    The correct answer is sphenoidal sinus, sphenoidal sinuses, sphenoid sinus. These are all different variations of the same term, referring to a type of sinus located in the sphenoid bone of the skull. The sphenoidal sinus is one of the paranasal sinuses and is important for the drainage of mucus and ventilation of the nasal cavity.

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  • 3. 

    Name nr.6

    Explanation
    The correct answer is hypophyseal fossa, pituitary fossa. The hypophyseal fossa and pituitary fossa are two terms that refer to the same anatomical structure, which is a depression in the sphenoid bone where the pituitary gland is located.

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  • 4. 

    Name nr.7

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "posterior clinoid process, clinoid process." The posterior clinoid process is a bony projection located at the back of the sella turcica, a depression in the sphenoid bone. It serves as an attachment point for various structures such as the tentorium cerebelli, a fold of dura mater that separates the cerebellum from the occipital lobes. The clinoid process, on the other hand, refers to any bony projection in the skull. In this context, it specifically refers to the posterior clinoid process.

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    Name nr.3

  • 6. 

    Name nr.2

    Explanation
    The correct answer for this question is "maxillary sinus". The maxillary sinus is one of the four pairs of paranasal sinuses located in the maxillary bones of the face. These sinuses are air-filled cavities that are connected to the nasal passages. The maxillary sinus is the largest of the paranasal sinuses and is located below the eyes, in the cheekbones. It plays a role in producing mucus, reducing the weight of the skull, and providing resonance to the voice.

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  • 7. 

    Name nr.1

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "hard palate, palatinus durus." This answer suggests that "hard palate" is the English term for "palatinus durus," which is likely a Latin term. The hard palate refers to the bony structure that forms the roof of the mouth, separating the oral and nasal cavities. Therefore, "hard palate, palatinus durus" is a valid and accurate answer.

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  • 8. 

    Name nr.8

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "posterior arch of atlas" and "posterio arch of atlas". These are two variations of the same term, referring to the same anatomical structure. The posterior arch of atlas is a bony structure located at the back of the first cervical vertebra (atlas). It forms a curved bridge-like structure that connects the lateral masses of the atlas and completes the vertebral foramen. The term "posterio arch of atlas" is likely a typographical error, as it misspells "posterior" but still refers to the same anatomical structure.

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  • 9. 

    Name nr.9

    Explanation
    The correct answer is the spinous process of the axis. The spinous process is a bony projection that extends from the posterior aspect of a vertebra. In this case, it is specifically referring to the spinous process of the axis, which is the second cervical vertebra in the spine. This process can be felt as a prominent bump on the back of the neck, just below the base of the skull.

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  • 10. 

    Name nr4

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "frontal sinus, sinus frontalis." The frontal sinus is a cavity located in the frontal bone of the skull, specifically in the forehead region. It is one of the paranasal sinuses and is lined with mucous membranes. The term "sinus frontalis" is the Latin translation of "frontal sinus." Both terms refer to the same anatomical structure.

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  • 11. 

    Name nr.3

    Explanation
    The correct answer is the lesser wing of the sphenoid. This refers to a specific anatomical structure within the sphenoid bone. The sphenoid bone is located at the base of the skull and is comprised of several different parts, including the greater and lesser wings. The lesser wing of the sphenoid is a thin, triangular-shaped structure that extends from the body of the sphenoid bone. It helps to form the anterior portion of the middle cranial fossa and provides attachment points for various muscles and ligaments.

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  • 12. 

    Name nr2.

    Explanation
    The correct answer is greater wing of sphenoid. This refers to a specific anatomical structure, the greater wing of the sphenoid bone. The sphenoid bone is located at the base of the skull and consists of several parts, including the greater wing. The greater wing of the sphenoid bone is a large, flat, and triangular structure that forms part of the lateral wall of the skull. It helps to protect the brain and provides attachment points for various muscles and ligaments.

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  • 13. 

    Name nr.1

    Explanation
    The superior orbital fissure is a small opening located in the skull that allows for the passage of nerves and blood vessels to the eye and surrounding structures. It is located between the greater and lesser wings of the sphenoid bone. The superior orbital fissure is an important anatomical structure as it provides a pathway for the oculomotor, trochlear, and abducens nerves, as well as the ophthalmic division of the trigeminal nerve. It is also involved in the drainage of blood from the orbit.

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  • 14. 

    Name nr.5

  • 15. 

    Name nr.2

    Explanation
    The upper edge of the orbit is also known as the supraorbital margin or superior orbital margin. This refers to the bony ridge located above the eye socket. It serves as a protective barrier for the eye and helps to define the shape of the orbit.

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  • 16. 

    Name nr.3

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Frontal sinus" because it is mentioned in the question as "Name nr.3". The question does not provide any additional information or context, so it can be inferred that "Frontal sinus" is the correct answer based solely on the given information.

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  • 17. 

    Name nr.4

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Maxillary sinus" because the question is asking for the name of a structure, and "Maxillary sinus" is a specific anatomical structure located in the maxilla (upper jaw). The answer is provided in a clear and concise manner.

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    Name nr.1

  • 19. 

    Name nr.5

  • 20. 

    Name nr.1

  • 21. 

    Name nr.2

    Explanation
    The correct answer includes various ways of describing the same anatomical structure, which is the vertebral body of the 12th thoracic vertebra (T12). The vertebral body refers to the thick, anterior part of a vertebra, and in this case, it specifically refers to the body of the 12th thoracic vertebra. The different variations in the answer all essentially convey the same information, just using different wording or terminology.

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  • 22. 

    Name nr.3

    Explanation
    The given answer includes the terms "gas in stomach," "gas," and "gases," which all refer to the same concept. This suggests that the answer is listing different variations or forms of gas. "Gas in stomach" specifically refers to the presence of gas in the stomach, while "gas" and "gases" are more general terms that can refer to gas in any context. Therefore, the answer encompasses different ways of referring to the same thing, which makes it the correct answer.

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  • 23. 

    Name nr.4

    Explanation
    The given answer "gas in colon, gas, gases" suggests that there is a presence of gas in the colon, which is a part of the digestive system. Gas in the colon is a common occurrence and can be caused by various factors such as swallowing air, consuming gas-producing foods, or the breakdown of undigested carbohydrates by bacteria in the colon. This gas can cause discomfort, bloating, and flatulence. The terms "gas" and "gases" are synonymous and further emphasize the presence of gas in the colon.

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  • 24. 

    Name nr.5

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "gas in transverse colon, gas, gases." This answer suggests that the term "gas in transverse colon" is being referred to as a name or a label. The terms "gas" and "gases" are listed as additional related terms or synonyms. This answer implies that "gas in transverse colon" is a specific term or condition related to the presence of gas in the transverse colon of the digestive system.

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  • 25. 

    Name nr.7

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