Inferior deep cervical lymph nodes
|Lymph: Inferior deep cervical lymph nodes|
|Superficial lymph glands and lymphatic vessels of head and neck. (Inferior deep cervical glands labeled at bottom right.)|
|Latin||nodi lymphoidei cervicales laterales profundi inferiores|
|Gray's||subject #177 697|
|Source||superior deep cervical lymph nodes|
|Drains to||jugular trunk|
The inferior deep cervical lymph nodes extend beyond the posterior margin of the Sternocleidomastoideus into the supraclavicular triangle, where they are closely related to the brachial plexus and subclavian vein.
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