Embryology and anatomy of the neck

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As a prelude to understanding pathologic conditions of the pediatric neck, this article presents the embryologic development of the neck, fascial planes, and key anatomic structures. Detailed discussion includes the normal development of the neck and illustrates, using selected CT and MR images, the fascial spaces, larynx and trachea, thyroid, parathyroid, and vascular and lymphatic anatomy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)55-73
Number of pages19
JournalNeuroimaging Clinics of North America
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 13 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Clinical Neurology


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