Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Axilla

Definition : The cavity beneath the junction of the arm and the body.


note: axilla is well demonstrated when the shoulder is abducted


Shape: Like a pyramid with an open apex


Content:
Axillary artery
Axillary vein
Cords of the brachial plexus
Axillary lymph nodes
Axillary fat


Applied Anatomy:

-Incision in the floor of axilla to drain an abscess should avoid injury of the vessels and nerves of the axilla

-the characters of the "ideal incision" in the floor of axilla are the following:
1)Vertical Incision
2)Nearer to medial wall
3)Midway between anterior and posterior walls


good example



Why Axilla??
-Misteri Nusantara



refferences: Buku anatomy Dr. Aiman Khanfour
(sori Dr. sbb sye x reti nk buat proper quotation,,jgn saman saye ea)

wallahualam

3 comments:

omarshafiq said...

ni bisol ke ape?

arep14 said...

adus,,skali kantoi daa,,haha

omarshafiq said...

hahaha...bisol la en? aku rase aku pn penah kene dlu