St & Kd Point Location Study/def Quiz

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ST & KD Point Location (NOTE fill-in-the-blank answers start with either ST or KD in caps followed by the appropriate point number as follows: KD-#


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    With eyes looking straightforward, the point is directly below the pupil between the eyeball and the infraorbital ridge
  • 2. 
    directly below the pupil in the depression at the infraorbital foramen
  • 3. 
    directly below the pupil at the level of the lower border of the ala nasi, on the lateral side of the nasolabial groove
  • 4. 
    anterior to angle of the mandible, on the anterior border of the attached portion of m. masseter where the pulsation of facial artery is palpable, in groove-like depression appearing when the cheek is bulged
  • 5. 
    one finger breath anterior & superior to lower angle of mandible where m. masseter is prominent when teeth are clenched
  • 6. 
    on the face, anterior to the ear, in the depression between the zygomatic arch and the mandibular notch. point is located with the mouth closed
  • 7. 
    on the lateral side of the head, .5 cun above the anterior hairline at the corner of the forehead, and 4.5 cun lateral to the midline of the head
  • 8. 
    level with tip of the Adam's apple where pulsation of the common carotid artery is palpable, on the anterior border of the SCM
  • 9. 
    at the midpoint of the line joining a stomach point that is level with the adams apple and ST-11 on the anterior border of the SCM.
  • 10. 
    at the superior border of the sternal extremity of the clavicle, between the sternal head and clavicular head of the SCM
  • 11. 
    in the midpoint of the supraclavicular fossa, 4 cun lateral to the midline
  • 12. 
    at the lower border of the middle of the clavicle 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline
  • 13. 
    on the anterior side of the thigh and on the line connecting the anterosuperior illiac spine and the superiolateral corner of the patella, on the level of the perineum when the thigh is fixed in the depression lateral to the satorius muscle
  • 14. 
    on the line connecting the anterior superior iliac spine and the lateral border of the patella, 6 cun above the laterosuperior border of the patella
  • 15. 
    3 cun above the laterosuperior border of the patella, when the knee is flexed on the line joining the laterosuperior border of the patella and the anterior superior iliac spine
  • 16. 
    2 cun above the laterosuperior border of the patella, when the knee is flexed
  • 17. 
    at the lower border of the patella, in the depression lateral to the patellar ligament when the knee is flexed
  • 18. 
    3 cun below the lower border of the patella (/point found lateral to the patellar ligament) one finger breadth from the anterior border of the tibia
  • 19. 
    6 cun below the lower border of the patella (/point found lateral to the patellar ligament) one finger breadth from the anterior border of the tibia
  • 20. 
    8 cun below the lower border of the patella (/point found lateral to the patellar ligament) one finger breadth from the anterior border of the tibia
  • 21. 
    9 cun below the lower border of the patella (/point found lateral to the patellar ligament) one finger breadth from the anterior border of the tibia
  • 22. 
    8 cun superior to the tip of the external malleolus lateral to ST-38 and two-finger breadths from the anterior border of the tibia
  • 23. 
    on the dorsum of the foot, at the midpoint of the transverse crease of the ankle joint, in the depression between the tendons of m.extensor digitorum longus and hallucis longus, appox at level of the tip of the medial malleolus
  • 24. 
    on the dorsum of the foot, between the tendons of the long extensor muscle of the great toe and the long extensor muscle of the toes, when the pulsation of the dorsal artery is palpable
  • 25. 
    in the depression distal to the junction of the 2nd and 3rd metatarsal bones
  • 26. 
    proximal to the web margin between the 2nd and 3rd toes, in the depression distal and lateral to the 2nd metatarsal joint
  • 27. 
    on the lateral side of the 2nd toe, .1 cun posterior to the corner of the nail
  • 28. 
    anterior and inferior to the medial malleolus, in the depression on the lower border of the tuberosity of the navicular bone
  • 29. 
    in the depression between the tip of the medial malleolus and the achilles' tendon
  • 30. 
    posterior and inferior to the medial malleolus, in the depression anterior to the medial side of the attachment of the Achilles' tendon
  • 31. 
    in the depression below the tip of the medial malleolus
  • 32. 
    2 cun directly above the point that is in the depression between the tip of the medial malleolus and the achilles' tendon
  • 33. 
    .5 cun anterior to KD-7 and 2 cun above KD-3
  • 34. 
    5 cun directly above KD-3 at the lower end of the belly of the gastrocnemius on the line between KD-3 and KD-10
  • 35. 
    locate with knee flexed. point is on the medial side of the popliteal fossa between semitendinosus and semimembranosus tendons (level with BL-40)