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Medical Term:

lateral cervical lymph nodes

 

Definition: superficial and deep lymph nodes of the lateral cervical region and deep to the sternocleidomastoid muscle.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei cervicales lateralesTA, nodi lymphoidei colli laterales, lateral jugular lymph nodes, nodi lymphoidei jugulares laterales

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