Contents of General Anatomy

General Human Anatomy in the first year consists of the following :


Detailed Anatomy and Osteology of Head and Neck

  • Paranasal Air sinuses
  • Lymphatics and Air Sinuses
  • Gross Anatomy of Brain
  • Study Of Cranial Nerves- in detail extra cranial course 5th, 7th and 9th nerves and upper cervical nerves


Embryology of head and neck with emphasis on the development of face, tongue, palates, salivary glands, pharyngeal arches, and pouches.


The following topics are discussed and practically shown on slides, specimens which are stained are showed, this helps us in knowing the structure of the particular structure at a cellular level :

  • Epithelium including glands and Gastro-intestinal tract.
  • Muscle
  • Periosteum
  • Bone
  • Cartilage
  • Adipose tissue
  • Fibrous tissue
  • Elastic tissue
  • Lymph tissue
  • Blood
  • Blood vessels
  • Nerves
  • Lung
  • Kidney
  • Spleen-liver-thymus-pancreas
  • Endocrine gland


Dissection of head and neck excluding opening of skull and demonstration of wet and dry specimens including brain.

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