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Root of the Neck

  • Philip Thorek
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Abstract

The region referred to as the root of the neck is really the thoracocervical region that forms a boundary between the neck and the thorax and is occupied by structures that enter or leave the thoracic cavity.

Keywords

Vertebral Artery Subclavian Artery Internal Jugular Vein Phrenic Nerve Subclavian Vein 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Philip Thorek
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  1. 1.Thorek Hospital and Medical CenterChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Cook County Graduate School of MedicineUSA
  3. 3.University of Illinois College of MedicineUSA
  4. 4.American College of Chest PhysiciansUSA

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