Superior deep cervical lymph nodes
|Lymph: Superior deep cervical lymph nodes|
|Superficial lymph glands and lymphatic vessels of head and neck. (Superior deep cervical glands labeled at center left.)|
|Latin||nodi lymphoidei cervicales laterales profundi superiores|
|Gray's||subject #177 697|
|Source||preauricular deep parotid lymph nodes|
|Drains to||inferior deep cervical lymph nodes, jugular trunk|
Some of the glands lie in front of and others behind the vessel.
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