Blackwell Underground Clinical Vignettes Biochemistry by Vikas Bhushan, Chirag Amin, Tao Le, Jose, M. Fierro, Vishal

By Vikas Bhushan, Chirag Amin, Tao Le, Jose, M. Fierro, Vishal Pall, Hoang Nguyen

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These very same nerve roots also provide sensation to the right shoulder tip by way of the supraclavicular nerves (C3–C5). The body misinterprets the signals that it receives and interprets the pain signals as coming from the right shoulder tip. What is Courvoisier’s law? Courvoisier’s law states that, in the presence of obstructive jaundice, a palpable gallbladder is unlikely to be due to gallstones. The reason is that gallstones cause chronic inflammation, fibrosis and a shrunken gallbladder.

It is the triangle formed by the liver edge, common hepatic duct and cystic duct. Calot’s triangle reliably contains the cystic artery, the cystic lymph node (of Lund), connective tissue and lymphatics. It is important to dissect out this triangle at laparoscopic cholecystectomy in order to 28 © 2009 by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC 4/6/09 09:50 Page 29 successfully identify and ligate the cystic artery prior to removal of the gallbladder. How does gallstone disease refer pain to the shoulder? Gallstone disease may refer pain to the right shoulder tip (Kehr’s sign).

Below this only nerve roots exist within the vertebral canal (cauda equina). It is therefore safe to perform a lumbar puncture at the level of L3/L4 or L4/L5. Fortunately for 17 © 2009 by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC 01-P25539_OSCE_MRCS_B_Sec1-ccp:Layout 1 4/6/09 09:50 Page 18 Section 1: Anatomy the purpose of a lumbar puncture, the dural sac containing the cerebrospinal fluid does not terminate until the level of S2. What layers does one pass through when performing a lumbar puncture? ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ Skin Superficial fascia Supraspinous ligament Interspinous ligament Ligamentum flavum Epidural space (loose areolar tissue containing internal vertebral venous plexus) Dura mater Arachnoid mater CSF in the subarachnoid space.

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