Isotonic Solution

Definition Of Isotonic Solution

  Isotonic Solution: Imagine you’re in the hospital and the nurse hooks you up to an IV. What is in that IV? Is it just water? No way. If you were pumped... Read more »

Definition Of Mesoderm

Mesoderm: The mesoderm forms mesenchyme, mesothelium, non-epithelial blood cells, and coelomocytes. Mesothelium lines coeloms. Mesoderm forms the muscles in a process known as myogenesis, septa (cross-wise partitions), and mesenteries (length-wise partitions); and... Read more »
Hypoglossal Nerve

Hypoglossal Nerve Disorders

Hypoglossal Nerve Disorders Hypoglossal Nerve: The hypoglossal nerve is the twelfth cranial nerve, and innervates all the extrinsic and intrinsic muscles of the tongue, except for the palatoglossus which is innervated by the vagus nerve. It is a nerve with a solely... Read more »
Specific Volume

What Is Specific Volume?

Specific Volume: Imagine a rock weighing 5 kg (about 11 pounds). You can probably picture the size of a rock like that – while you could carry it around, you couldn’t exactly... Read more »