Medical students use humorous medical mnemonics to remember their anatomy.
These medical mnemonics are often bizarre and sexual, making them easier to remember.
The eight bones of the wrist:
Scaphoid, Lunate, Triquetrum, Pisiform, Trapezium, Trapezoid, Capitate, Hamate.
The four branches of the facial nerve:
- Some Lovers Try Positions That They Cannot Handle.
Temporal, Zygomatic, Buccal, Masseteric, Cervical.
The four valves of the heart (from right to left):
- Ten Zebras Bit My Cock.
Tricuspid, Pulmonary, Mitral, Aortic.
Sperm pathway through the male reproductive tract:
- Toilet Paper My Ass.
Seminiferous tubules, Epididymis, Vas deferens, Ejaculatory duct, Nothing, Urethra, Penis.
- SEVEN UP.
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