Bassett Collection of Stereoscopic Images of Human Anatomy

General orientation views of dissection

Midsagittal section of head and neck, right lateral view

Image #50-1

KEYWORDS: Bones cartilage joints, Brain, Cerebellum, Face, Frontal lobe, Medulla, Midbrain, Mouth, Muscles and tendons, Nose, Occipital lobe, Peripheral nervous system, Pons, Telencephalon, Vasculature, Bones cartilage joints, Central nervous system, Cervical vertebrae, Esophagus, Muscles and tendons, Peripheral nervous system, Pharynx, Throat, Trachea, Vasculature, Overview, Overview.

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General orientation views of dissection
Midsagittal section of head and neck, right lateral view
A close-up view of the larynx of this specimen is to be found in 83-6.
1 . Scalp
2 . Calvaria
3 . Upper pointer: Falx cerebri Lower pointer: Superior sagittal sinus
4 . Right pointer: Great cerebal vein Left pointer: Straight sinus
5 . Upper pointer: Mesencephalon Lower pointer: Cerebral aqueduct
6 . Confluence of the sinuses
7 . Upper pointer: Fourth ventricle Lower pointer: Pons
8 . Cerebellum
9 . Medulla oblongata
10 . Margins of foramen magnum
11 . Cerebellomedullary cistern (cisterna magna)
12 . Posterior arch atlas
13 . Upper pointer: Anterior arch atlas Lower pointer: Dens axis
14 . Spinous process axis
15 . Intervertebral disc
16 . Spinal cord
17 . Laryngeal part of pharynx
18 . Left pointer: Fornix Right pointer: Corpus callosum
19 . Upper pointer: Third ventricle Lower pointer: Interpeduncular cistern
20 . Upper pointer: Optic chiasm Lower pointer: Hypophysis
21 . Frontal sinus
22 . Sphenoid sinus
23 . Nasal cavity
24 . Nasal septum (partially cut away)
25 . Upper pointer: Bony auditory tube Lower pointer: Nasal part pharynx
26 . Hard palate
27 . Upper pointer: Oral cavity Lower pointer: Soft palate
28 . Tongue
29 . Oral part pharynx
30 . Mandible
31 . Geniohyoid muscle
32 . Hyoid bone
33 . Epiglottis
34 . Larynx (plica vocalis)
35 . Trachea
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