This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: Lab 8: Rat anatomy 1. What structure is found in human anatomy but not in the rat anatomy? ___Gall bladder__ 2. The rat heart is in what position to its liver? ________anterior__________________ 3. Name the first three arterial branches off the aortic arch: _____brachiocephalic artery__, __left common carotid artery___, and ___left subclavian artery___. 4. What membrane surrounds the heart? ____pericardial membrance________ 5. Name the two vessels that branch off the brachiocephalic artery: ___right common carotid artery__________and ____________ _right subclavian artery_ ______________________.. 6. What vein drains the liver? ______hepatic veins_ _______________. 7. What vein drains blood from the intestines? __________ hepatic portal vein____ ________ 8. Which artery carries blood with lowest amount of oxygen? ___pulmonary artery______ 9. Which vein carries blood with the highest amount of oxygen? __pulmonary vein_________ 10. Name the initial branch off the abdominal aorta that leads to the hepatic artery, gastric artery,...
View Full Document
- Spring '09
- Human Anatomy, Common carotid artery, Subclavian artery, Brachiocephalic artery, Common Carotid