Subclavian lymph trunk

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Lymph: Subclavian 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 subclavius
Gray's p.700
Source
axillary lymph nodes
Drains to
thoracic duct, right lymphatic duct

The efferent vessels of the subclavicular group unite to form the subclavian trunk, which opens either directly into the junction of the internal jugular and subclavian veins or into the jugular lymphatic trunk; on the left side it may end in the thoracic duct.

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