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Cholecystectomy

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Day 1 of Surgery Clerkship Rotation: This Daily Doodle highlights the anatomy seen during a laparascopic cholecystectomy and contains a few other knowledge goodies, including Calot’s Triangle and Charcot Triad. I have read a few different variations of Calot’s Triangle, Read more ›

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Bundle of Love

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Blue = Schwann cell,¬† pink = nucleus of Schwann cell, ¬†yellow = axon of a peripheral nerve Schwann cells are the main supporting cells (glia cells) of the Peripheral Nervous System. Similar to the¬†oligodendrocytes in the CNS, the purpose of Read more ›

Appendicitis

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The appendix is a blind ended tube like structure connected to the cecum near the ileocecal valve. The most common location of the appendix is approximated by McBurney’s point, a point over the lower right quadrant of the abdomen located Read more ›

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