Body Parts

corpus amygdaloideum
an almond-shaped neural structure in the anterior part of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum; intimately connected with the hypothalamus and the hippocampus and the cingulate gyrus; as part of the limbic system it plays an important role in motivation and emotional behavior
 
arcuate artery of the kidney
curved arteries of the kidney
 
shanks' mare
you own legs
 
basivertebral vein
one of a number of veins draining the spongy substance of the vertebrae and emptying into the anterior internal vertebral venous plexus
 
vena bulbi penis
vein of the head of the penis; tributary of the internal pudendal vein that drains the perineum
 
intima
the innermost membrane of an organ (especially the inner lining of an artery or vein or lymphatic vessel)
 
air sac
any of the thin-walled extensions of the tracheae of insects
 
brow
the part of the face above the eyes
 
pleura
the thin serous membrane around the lungs and inner walls of the chest
 
vena nasalis externa
one of the veins that drain the external nose and empty into the angular or facial vein
 
vena canaliculi cochleae
vein of the cochlear canal
 
symphysion
the most forward point of the alveolar process of the mandible
 
common iliac vein
formed by the internal and external iliac veins; unites with its fellow from the opposite side of the body to form the inferior vena cava
 
cardiac sphincter
the valve between the distal end of the esophagus and the stomach; the physiological sphincter at the esophagogastric junction
 
hepatic lobe
any of the five lobes forming the liver
 
torso
the body excluding the head and neck and limbs
 
left coronary artery
arises from the left aortic sinus; supplies the left side of the heart
 
plexus mesentericus
a plexus of autonomic nerves
 
conjunctiva
a transparent lubricating mucous membrane that covers the eyeball and the under surface of the eyelid
 
medulla spinalis
a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sensory and motor nerve impulses to and from the brain; a long tubelike structure extending from the base of the brain through the vertebral canal to the upper lumbar region
 
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