Superior Mediastinum

  1. What are the important retrosternal structures ?
    Great veins and Thymus
  2. Name the important intermediate structures ?
    Aortic Arch , Vagus Nerves , Phrenic nerves
  3. Draw the Superior mediastinum and it's structures ? (transverse section)
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  4. What great veins are in the superior mediastinum ?
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  5. How many hyaline cartilage U-shaped rings are there in the Trachea ?
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  6. Why is the left side excluded from contact with the pleura ?
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  7. What makes up the cardiac plexus and where is it located ?
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glparker86
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Superior Mediastinum
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Superior Mediastinum
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