10 most difficult Human riddlesMedicine quiz
What is the other human cervical vertebrae called?
empty / incomplete
The cervical spine is made up of 7 vertebrae. The first 2, C1 and C2, are highly specialized and are given unique names: atlas and axis, respectively. By the atlanto-axial joint, it forms the pivot upon which the first cervical vertebra (the atlas), which carries the head, rotates.
According the to Guinness Book of World Records, what is the record for most children born to a single woman?
Russian Valentina, Feodor Vassilyev's first wife set the record for most children born to a single woman. She lived to be 76 and, between 1725 and 1765, had 69 children (16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets and 4 sets of quadruplets); 67 of them survived infancy with the loss of one set of twins.
What organ is the Bowman's capsule part of?
an adrenal glands
Bowman's capsule (or the Bowman capsule) is a cup-like sack at the beginning of the tubular component of a nephron in the mammalian kidney that performs the first step in the filtration of blood to form urine.
What part of human nervous system is responsible for memory?
Sympathetic nervous system
The hippocampus (named after its resemblance to the seahorse) is a major component of the brains of humans and other vertebrates. The hippocampus belongs to the limbic system and plays important roles in the consolidation of information from short-term memory to long-term memory, and in spatial memory that enables navigation. The hippocampus is located under the cerebral cortex (allocortical) and in primates in the medial temporal lobe.
Tardieu's spots appear in the dead as a result of?
The purple to black spots develop along with lividity (livor mortis). They result from the rupture of capillaries usually related to strangulation. Tardieu spots can appear as rash-like.
Who was a girl born in the USA in 1957 called Gennie?
A child grown up between wild animals to the age of 13
A child with abnormal skull not known in medicine
A child kept in total social isolation to the age of 13
A first cloned child
Genie's life is a tragic history of a child locked alone in the age of 20 months by his father. He almost always kept her strapped to a child's toilet or bound her in a crib with her arms and legs completely immobilized, forbade anyone from interacting with her, provided her with almost no stimulation of any kind, and left her severely malnourished. In the age of 13, Genie was rescued. She has only 59 pounds and her mental age was scored at the level of a 13-month-old. Despite intensive therapy she was not able to adapt.
A delusions in psychiatry and psychology are called...
mistaken beliefs that are held with strong conviction
convulsions caused by emotional reactions
A delusion is a mistaken belief that is held with strong conviction even in the presence of superior evidence to the contrary. As a pathology, it is distinct from a belief based on false or incomplete information, confabulation, dogma, illusion, or some other misleading effects of perception.
When the human urine is completely clear the human body is...
Your body depends on water to survive. Every cell, tissue, and organ in your body needs water to work properly. For example, your body uses water to maintain its temperature, remove waste, and lubricate your joints. Water is needed for overall good health.
Where in the human body is the Varolius bridge?
on the back
in a chest
in the brain
The pons (Latin for "bridge") is part of the brainstem, and in humans and other bipeds lies inferior to the midbrain, superior to the medulla oblongata and anterior to the cerebellum.This region of the brainstem includes neural pathways and tracts that conduct signals from the brain down to the cerebellum and medulla, and tracts that carry the sensory signals up into the thalamus.