Anterior cervical lymph nodes

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Anterior cervical lymph nodes
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Deep Lymph Nodes
1. Submental
2. Submandibular (Submaxillary)

Anterior Cervical Lymph Nodes (Deep)
3. Prelaryngeal
4. Thyroid
5. Pretracheal
6. Paratracheal

Deep Cervical Lymph Nodes
7. Lateral jugular
8. Anterior jugular
9. Jugulodigastric

Inferior Deep Cervical Lymph Nodes
10. Juguloomohyoid
11. Supraclavicular (scalene)
Details
Latin Nodi lymphoidei cervicales anteriores
Dorlands
/Elsevier
n_09/12576357
Anatomical terminology

The anterior cervical lymph nodes are a group of nodes found on the anterior part of the neck, in front of the sternocleidomastiod muscle. These can be grouped into a deep and superficial group.

The superficial group drain the superficial surfaces of the anterior neck.

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