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Management of the Neck and Unknown Primary of the Head and Neck

  • Tania Kaprealian
  • Sue S. Yom
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Abstract

IA: submental Bounded anteriorly by mandible, posteriorly by body of hyoid bone, superiorly by inferior edge of mandible, inferiorly by midhyoid bone, laterally by medial edge of anterior belly of digastric IB: submandibular Bounded anteriorly by mandible, posteriorly by posterior edge of the submandibular gland, superiorly by superior edge of submandibular gland, inferiorly by midhyoid bone, laterally by inner side of mandible, and medially by lateral edge of anterior belly of digastric muscle

Keywords

Neck Dissection Submandibular Gland Hyoid Bone Paraspinal Muscle Medial Edge 
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Further Reading

  1. Gregoire V, Duprez T, Lengele B, Hamoir M. Management of the neck. In: Gunderson L, Tepper J, editors. Clinical Radiation Oncology, 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone; 2007. pp. 827-852.Google Scholar
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  3. Mendenhall WM, Mancuso AA, Villaret DB. Unknown head and neck primary site. In: Gunderson L, Tepper J, editors. Clinical Radiation Oncology, 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone; 2007. pp. 819-826.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tania Kaprealian
    • 1
  • Sue S. Yom
    • 1
  1. 1.Radiation OncologyUniversity of California San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA

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