Posts tagged art is in the anatomy

Heart Study.

Heart Study.

Body by Andres Diaz.

Body by Andres Diaz.

Corazón Coraza by Christian Vivanco and Ánfora.

Compact and elegant, it’s the perfect amount of liquid for one or two glasses. This makes the ceramic jug perfect for the home or office and for sharing simple yet intimate moments.

Hip and Lower Limb Anatomy.

Hip and Lower Limb Anatomy.

Laryngoscopy.
A view through a rigid laryngoscope at the voice box. Imagine looking straight down the body from above, with the top of the image being the front, and the bottom the back of your throat. 
Anatomical landmarks visible here include from front to back:
Valeculla
Epiglottis
Vestibular folds (false cords)
Vocal folds (true cords)
Arytenoid cartilage
Pyriform fossa
Tracheal rings

Laryngoscopy.

A view through a rigid laryngoscope at the voice box. Imagine looking straight down the body from above, with the top of the image being the front, and the bottom the back of your throat. 

Anatomical landmarks visible here include from front to back:

  • Valeculla
  • Epiglottis
  • Vestibular folds (false cords)
  • Vocal folds (true cords)
  • Arytenoid cartilage
  • Pyriform fossa
  • Tracheal rings
 Cranial Nerve VII.
Lacrimal gland
Pterogopalatine ganglion
Motor nucleus of cranial nerve VII
Superior salivatory (lacrimal) nucleus
Nucleus solitarius (rostral gustatory portion)
Spinal nucleus of trigeminal nerve
Internal acoustic meatus
Stylomastoid foramen
Petrotympanic fissure (chorda tympani nerve)
Submandibular ganglion
Submandibular gland
Sublingual gland
Six branches of cranial nerve VII of head and neck expression
Temporal nerve: Frontalis muscle
Zygomatic nerve: Orbicularis oculi muscle
Buccal nerve: Buccinator and orbicularis oris muscle
Marginal mandibular nerve: Orbicularis oris muscle
Cervical nerve: Platysma muscle
Posterior auricular nerve: Occipitalis muscle

 Cranial Nerve VII.

  1. Lacrimal gland
  2. Pterogopalatine ganglion
  3. Motor nucleus of cranial nerve VII
  4. Superior salivatory (lacrimal) nucleus
  5. Nucleus solitarius (rostral gustatory portion)
  6. Spinal nucleus of trigeminal nerve
  7. Internal acoustic meatus
  8. Stylomastoid foramen
  9. Petrotympanic fissure (chorda tympani nerve)
  10. Submandibular ganglion
  11. Submandibular gland
  12. Sublingual gland

Six branches of cranial nerve VII of head and neck expression

  1. Temporal nerve: Frontalis muscle
  2. Zygomatic nerve: Orbicularis oculi muscle
  3. Buccal nerve: Buccinator and orbicularis oris muscle
  4. Marginal mandibular nerve: Orbicularis oris muscle
  5. Cervical nerve: Platysma muscle
  6. Posterior auricular nerve: Occipitalis muscle
Facial Innervation by Region.
Ophthalmic area
Maxillary area
Mandibular area
Cervical nerves area
Superficial cervical plexus area

Facial Innervation by Region.

  1. Ophthalmic area
  2. Maxillary area
  3. Mandibular area
  4. Cervical nerves area
  5. Superficial cervical plexus area
Formaldehyde Makes Me Hungry by Sean Mutchnik.
"One of the strongest memories I have from Gross Anatomy lab as a first year medical student is the disturbing appetite that builds as you handle raw, human flesh…"
That sounds about right.

Formaldehyde Makes Me Hungry by Sean Mutchnik.

"One of the strongest memories I have from Gross Anatomy lab as a first year medical student is the disturbing appetite that builds as you handle raw, human flesh…"

That sounds about right.

Plate XXII: Lymph vessels of the head, trunk and arm, forearm and hand from Handbuch der Anatomie des Menschen (1841) by Dr. Carl Ernest Bock.

Plate XXII: Lymph vessels of the head, trunk and arm, forearm and hand from Handbuch der Anatomie des Menschen (1841) by Dr. Carl Ernest Bock.

Wound Man circa 1400s.

Before medical anatomical studies flourished in the Renaissance period, the physician had a Wound Man diagram. First appearing in European surgical texts of the Middle Ages, it was a schematic diagram that outlined the various wounds a person might suffer in battle or in accidents and served as a quick reference for treatment approaches.