Jugular lymph trunk

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Lymph: Jugular lymph trunk
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Terminal collecting trunks of right side. a. Jugular trunk. b. Subclavian trunk. c. Bronchomediastinal trunk. d. Right lymphatic trunk. e. Gland of internal mammary chain. f. Gland of deep cervical chain.
Latin truncus jugularis
Gray's p.698
Source
superior deep cervical lymph nodes, inferior deep cervical lymph nodes

The efferents of the superior deep cervical glands pass partly to the inferior deep cervical glands and partly to a trunk which unites with the efferent vessel of the inferior deep cervical glands and forms the jugular trunk.

This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.