Key Features

  • Includes more than 632 easy to understand but simple to reproduce line illustrations for proper understanding of the subject
  • Incorporates tables and flowcharts summarizing the complex data in a simple manner
  • Discusses applied anatomy of the topic wherever required
  • Provides chapter end Questions for self-assessment of the topics studied
  • Contains some Clinical Procedures (as per DCI curriculum

Table of Contents

SECTION – I

GENERAL ANATOMY

1. Cell 3

Plasma membrane 3

Cytoplasm 3

Reproduction of cells 5

2. Tissues of the Body 8

Tissues of the body 8

Epithelial tissue 8

Connective tissue 11

3. Bone and Classifi cation of Joints 16

Th e bone 16

Classifi cation of joints of the body 22

4. Muscular Tissue 26

Classifi cation 26

Neuromuscular junction 29

Tendon 30

5. Structure of Blood Vessels and

Lymphatic Tissue 32

Arteries 32

Veins 33

Lymphatic tissue 34

Lymphatic organs 36

Infection 37

Reticuloendothelial system 38

6. Nervous Tissue 39

Neurons 39

Synapse 41

Nerve fi bres 42

Ganglia 43

7. Reproductive Tissue 44

Spermatozoa 44

Ovum 45

8. Skin and Fascia 47

Skin 47

Fasciae 50

9. Th orax and its Contents 51

Bones of thoracic wall 51

Th oracic cage 53

Mediastinum 54

Introduction to respiratory system 56

Introduction to cardiovascular system 61

Blood vessels of thorax 65

Nerves of the thorax 67

10. Abdominal Wall 73

Anterior abdominal wall 73

Muscles of abdominal wall 74

Bones of abdominal wall 75

11. Introduction to Digestive System 78

Mouth 78

Teeth 79

Tongue 80

Pharynx 81

Tonsils 81

Oesophagus 82

Stomach 82

Peritoneum 84

Small intestine 84

Large intestine 86

12. Salivary Glands, Liver, Gallbladder

and Pancreas 90

Salivary glands 90

Saliva 91

Liver 91

Gallbladder 93

Pancreas 93

Portal vein 95

13. Blood Vessels of Abdomen 97

Abdominal aorta 97

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Details

No. of pages:
622
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Imprint:
Elsevier India
Print ISBN:
9788131228166