Marita L Nelson

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As part of a larger study, the aortic arch and its branches were removed en bloc at autopsy from men of Japanese ancestry born in Hawaii. Of the 193 arterial trees examined, 182 (94.3%) had a typical branching pattern (e.g., brachiocephalic trunk, left common carotid, and left subclavian arteries, in that order). Two specimens had only two branches arising(More)
A pair of anomalous supernumerary muscles has been found in a single cadaver which fit the classic description of the Musculus supracostalis anterior. The muscles took origin from the first rib deep to the two pectoral muscles and between the origins of the pectoralis minor and serratus anterior muscles. They were directed inferiorly to insert on the upper(More)
T. John Leppi passed away on 12 May 2010 at the age of 76 in Henderson, Nevada. He was born on 30 May 1933 in Mountain Iron, Minnesota. After graduating from high school in Ironwood, Michigan, John honorably served for 4 years in the US Air Force during the Korean War. Following his discharge from the Air Force, he attended Albion College in Michigan and(More)
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