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Ageless anatomy: Dec. 12-19

Posted By David Evans, 12 hours ago

Partial cadaver view

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2019/01/visible-human-susan-potter-cadaver/

Complete, free report, video: Nat'l geo.

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Anatomical answers: Dec. 5-12

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, December 6, 2018
Updated: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Burhan Gharaibeh, AJ. Petto, and Kevin Patton

Superior parts

Large cranial cyst

https://www.livescience.com/64204-woman-neck-manipulation-brain-cyst.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20181205-ls

Full, free essay, links, images: Live sci.

Intellectual engagement v cognitive decline?

https://www.bmj.com/content/363/bmj.k4925

Complete, free report, linked cites., graphics: BMJ

Bulge over false vocal fold

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1807310?query=TOC

Short, free item, video, images: New Engl. j. med.

Inferior parts

First human to walk upright?

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07651-z?utm_source=briefing-dy&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=briefing&utm_content=20181210

Full, free article, images, links: Nature

Humans: why no fur?

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/why-did-humans-evolve-lose-fur-180970980/?utm_source=smithsoniandaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20181211-daily-responsive&spMailingID=37873601&spUserID=NjU3MzIxNzA0NzMyS0&spJobID=1421246209&spReportId=MTQyMTI0NjIwOQS2

Full, free item, image, links: Smithsonian

 Uterine bleeding

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6748a1.htm?s_cid=mm6748a1_e

Complete, free report, graphic, refs.: MMWR

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The body teaches: Nov. 28-Dec. 5

Posted By David Evans, Friday, November 30, 2018

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Getting a head

Brain size and intelligence?

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-11-bigger-brains-smarter.html

Complete, free report, links: Medxpress

Alzheimer: now 6 subtypes identified

https://www.genengnews.com/news/alzheimers-reclassified-into-six-subgroups/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN%20Daily%20News%20Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN%20Daily%20News%20Highlights_20181205&ajs_uid=7354C9993023G2R&oly_enc_id=7354C9993023G2R&ajs_trait_oebid=9675B9130356B7S

Full, free story, link: GEN

Other parts

Cast: bronchial tree on right side

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1806493?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

O, the placenta!

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/03/health/placenta-pregnancy-health.htm

Full, free essay, image, links: NY times

Birth to woman with transplanted uterus

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/first-woman-uterus-transplanted-deceased-donor-gives-birth

Complete, full report, link, refs.: Sci. news

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Thanks, anatomy: Nov. 21-28

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, November 22, 2018

Thanks to web detectives James Sweet, Thomas Lehman, Kevin Patton, and A.J. Petto

Staying a head

What makes a smart brain?

https://www.the-scientist.com/infographics/infographic--what-makes-a-brain-smart--64980

Free infographic, images: Scientist

Eyeball irregularities

https://www.hapsweb.org/members/blog_post.asp?blog=1074642&id=313630

Free slideshow: Live sci.

After lobectomy: facial, word recognition

https://www.the-scientist.com/notebook/after-a-lobectomy--a-boy-still-recognizes-words-and-faces-64939

Full, free essay, images, links: Scientist

White matter changes after youth football

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2018/11/youth-football-changes-nerve-fibers-brain?et_cid=6541551&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6541551&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free article, images: R&D mag.

Poor Phineas Gage

https://www.pastmedicalhistory.co.uk/the-frontal-lobe-of-phineas-gage/

Complete, free report, images: Past med. hist.

Other parts

Ventilation in Neanderthals different

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-06803-z

Complete, free report, linked cites., images: Nature

Gas in hepatic portal vein

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1806082?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

77 pound tumor, not a beer belly!

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/29/health/77-pound-tumor-beer-belly.html

Full, free story, image, links: NY times

Overweight linked to pediatric asthma

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2018/11/21/peds.2018-2119?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=7582301979-MR_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-7582301979-149927409

Full, free essay, linked cites., tables: Pediatrics

Professional anatomists

Printing 3-D anatomical models

https://3dprint.nih.gov/share

Free website: NIH

Tattoos showing superficial muscles

http://tattooandbody.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/body-painting-13.jpg

Free website

Taking liberties with the dead?

http://www.newser.com/story/267734/family-sues-for-15m-after-body-used-for-medical-practice.html

Short, free story, links: Newser

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Anatomy today: Nov. 14-21

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, November 15, 2018
Updated: Monday, November 19, 2018

Thanks to web detective A.J. Petto

Getting a head

Check out the beat boxer in an MRI

https://sail.usc.edu/span/beatboxingproject/

Free press release, video: USC

Foreign body in outer ear

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2017-223761.full

Short, free item, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

The brain's two timekeepers

https://www.hapsweb.org/members/blog_post.asp?blog=1074642&id=313255

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

MRI best at Alzheimer predictions

https://www.genengnews.com/news/alzheimers-prediction-by-mri-better-than-common-tests/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20181120&ajs_uid=7354C9993023G2R&oly_enc_id=7354C9993023G2R&ajs_trait_oebid=9675B9130356B7S

 

Full, free essay, link: GEN

Premature infants: head growth, hi.IQ

https://consumer.healthday.com/cognitive-health-information-26/brain-health-news-80/tracking-preemies-head-size-may-yield-iq-clues-739619.html

Complete, free report: Health day

More than what's a head

Eat too much: can your stomach explode?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?CMPID=ene111818&v=CxHRdj0XHIc

Full, free video: Pop. sci.

Increase in testosterone with bariatric surgery

https://www.webmd.com/diet/obesity/news/20181108/weight-loss-surgery-may-pay-off-in-the-bedroom

Full, free essay, links: Web MD

Electric scooters and trauma

https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/i-ve-seen-lot-tears-electric-scooter-invasion-generates-safety-n937376?cid=eml_nbn_20181118

Full, free item, links: NBC news

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Anatomy today: Nov. 14-21

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, November 15, 2018

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Anatomical autumn: Nov. 7-14

Posted By David Evans, Friday, November 9, 2018

Thanks to web detective Burhan Gharaibeh

Getting a head

Brain encoding for sadness

https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(18)31313-8

Free summary, graphics: Cell

Thalamus' paraventricular prioritizes

https://www.future-science.com/btn/news/nov18/05

Complete, free report, refs.: Future sci.

Transparent: view the nervous system

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/23/science/transparent-mouse-udisco-glow.html

Full, free story, image, links: NY times

Burton line on gums

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1801693?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Not the head

Zombie skin: lime juice and sunlight

https://www.livescience.com/64079-midnight-sun-lime-burn-skin.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20181113-ls

Complete, free report, links, images: Live sci.

Why pygmies came to be so short

http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/285/1890/20181492

Full, free essay, linked cites., figs.: Proc. roy. soc. B

Tags:  atrial fibrillation  brain injury  why pygmies are short 

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Bodies: Oct. 31-Nov. 7

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, November 1, 2018

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Getting a head

Bloody tears

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1805241?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Preauricular lymphadenitis

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1804942?query=TOC

Brief, free note, images: New Engl. j. med.

Taste preference area of brain

https://www.nsf.gov/news/mmg/mmg_disp.jsp?med_id=184544

Free press release, audio file: NSF

Brains damaged

Brain trauma and Alzheimer

https://www.future-science.com/btn/news/nov18/02

Full, free essay, image, refs.: Future sci.

Brain reorganization after lobectomy

https://www.the-scientist.com/notebook/after-a-lobectomy--a-boy-still-recognizes-words-and-faces-64939

Complete, free report, links: Scientist

Here and there around the body

Edinburgh's real body snatchers

https://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/our-region/edinburgh/burke-and-hare-the-real-story-of-the-edinburgh-murderers-was-much-more-gruesome-1-4822432

Complete, free report: Edinburgh news

Sloughed renal papilla obstructs kidney

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-227403.full

Short, free note, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Backpacks v vertebral column

http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/inside-school-research/2018/11/backpacks_can_stress_students_backs.html?cmp=eml-enl-eu-news2-rm&M=58661578&U=2700796&UUID=a7a56556a5f95ef302b3f178961a3387

Full, free item, links: Ed. week

Inbreeding cause of skeletal issues?

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/11/frequent-inbreeding-may-have-caused-skeletal-abnormalities-early-humans?utm_campaign=news_daily_2018-11-06&et_rid=51728656&et_cid=2472251

Full, free essay, images, link: Science

Gastric bypass and metabolism

https://www.dovepress.com/influence-of-gastric-bypass-surgery-on-resting-energy-expenditure-body-peer-reviewed-fulltext-article-DMSO

Full, free story, linked cites.: Dove med.

Tags:  backpacks and vertebrae  brain  inbreeding and bone issues  taste 

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Scary anatomy: Oct. 24-31

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, October 25, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Debbie Firak and Kevin Patton

Getting a head

Woman blew nose too hard, orbital fracture

https://www.livescience.com/63012-nose-blowing-eye-socket-fracture.html

Full, free essay, links, image: Live sci.

Alopecia and syphilis

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1804118?query=TOC

Short, free note, image: New Engl. j. med.

Fear suppression area of brain

https://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/fear-in-mind-coping-mechanism-identified-in-new-brain-region/81256380/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=gen+daily+news+highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=gen+daily+news+highlights_20181031&oly_enc_id=7354c9993023g2r&ajs_trait_oebid=9675b9130356b7s

Full, free story, link: GEN

Using lesions to study brain's structure

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/neuroscience-discovers-power-of-lesion-network-mapping/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_content=link&utm_term=2018-10-30_more-stories&spMailingID=57681482&spUserID=ODEzODU5NTc5OQS2&spJobID=1504186294&spReportId=MTUwNDE4NjI5NAS2

Full, free article, links: Sci. Am.

Zero gravity deforms brain

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc1809011?query=featured_home

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: New Engl. j. med.

Not the head

Questions about skeletons

http://www.eskeletons.org/compant

Free website, menu of species: e-skeleton

More 3-headed biceps brachii in women

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214854X1830013X

Full, free essay, linked cites., images: Transl. res. anatomy

The chest of the Neanderthal

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/unique-chest-shape-may-have-given-neanderthals-their-powerful-lungs-180970674/?utm_source=smithsoniandaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20181031-daily-responsive&spMailingID=37009339&spUserID=NjU3MzIxNzA0NzMyS0&spJobID=1400007360&spReportId=MTQwMDAwNzM2MAS2

Complete, free report, images, links: Smithsonian

Bacteria and vertebral spondylitis

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1803513?query=TOC

Brief, free item, images: New Engl. j. med.

Abominable abdominal

Distended abdomen and superior mesenteric artery

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-226002.full

Short, free item, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Stone fetuses

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/what-is-a-stone-baby?utm_source=Atlas+Obscura+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=1029257558-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_10_31&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f36db9c480-1029257558-66564973&ct=t(EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_10_31_2018)&mc_cid=1029257558&mc_eid=c78e42df3d

Complete, free report, images, links: Alas obscura


Tags:  alpecia 

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Anatomy for all: Oct. 17-24

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, October 18, 2018

Thanks to web detectives A.J. Petto and Kevin Patton

Getting a head

Coffee and lower rosacea incidence

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamadermatology/fullarticle/2707780

Full, free essay, link, tables: JAMA derm.

Did da Vinci have exotropia?

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/eye-disorder-exotropia-leonardo-da-vinci-artistic-edge?utm_source=email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=latest-newsletter-v2

Full, free story, links, images, refs.: Sci. news

Weight and Brain's self-control center

https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/self-control-center-in-the-brain-linked-to-weight-loss-64972?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2018&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=66821989&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8JXqTN0n-YNMAOuc2_7piF3lKW_rZg3nCyLjwVVVcQ46qgfPCi2SsI9953oWycezVFvfaoFh9O2rR2MhqMQ0QlOf5NAw&_hsmi=66821989

Complete, free report, links: Scientist

Circulation

Thrombus over patent foramen ovale

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-227505.full

Short, free note, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Atrial mass

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1802693?query=TOC

Short, free item, images: New Engl. j. med.

More parts

Birth canals among women differ: width

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/10/birth-canals-are-different-all-over-world-countering-long-held-evolutionary-theory

Full, free essay, images, link: Science

Finger length and sexuality--or not?

https://omim.org/entry/136100

Free abstract, refs.: OMIM

Obese kids and greater hip disability

https://consumer.healthday.com/kids-health-information-23/adolescents-and-teen-health-news-719/disabling-hip-ailment-is-another-health-risk-for-obese-kids-738798.html

Complete, free report, link: Health day

Label the parts

https://human.biodigital.com/signin.html

Website, requires sign in

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