Embryology and Development of Prostate Gland Time: During 3rd month of gestation Fetal testosterone is converted by 5α-reductase into 5α-Dihydrotestosterone (DHT). This hormone stimulates urogenital…Explore more Prostate – Applied Anatomy
Pons in latin, refers to a “bridge”. Pons varolli is a part of brain-stem, that links thalamus with medulla oblongata. The cross-section of pons is…Explore more How to Draw Pons Cross-section ?
The cross-section of midbrain can be compared to the “upside down striped face of a red-eyed demon“. Using this analogy of a demon face, lets…Explore more How to Draw Midbrain Cross-section ?
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Production and Absorption CSF is produced by the choroid plexus that lines the ventricles. Choroid plexus = Infoldings of blood vessels of…Explore more CSF Circulation Made Simple
ACS recommendations (2015) For women with average risk: 40-44 years: mammogram on patient’s choice 45-54 years: mammogram yearly >54 years: mammogram 2 yearly or yearly…Explore more Breast Cancer Screening
EPIDEMIOLOGY OF BREAST CANCER Incidence: In general, less industrialized nations tend to have lower rates of breast cancer, with Japan being an exception to this rule.…Explore more Breast Cancer Risk Factors
Structure of Thalamus A vertical “Y” shaped white mater – internal medullary lamina divides thalamus into: Anterior nuclear groups Medial nuclear groups Lateral nuclear groups…Explore more Thalamic Connections Mnemonic
Principle of Germ Layer Segmentation Ectoderm gives further rise to neuroectoderm and neural crest cells. Endoderm remains intact. Mesoderm gives further rise to paraxial mesoderm…Explore more Germ Layer Derivatives – Mnemonics