Document Type

Article

Publication Date

6-9-2018

Keywords

accessory nerve; internal jugular vein; sternocleidomastoid muscle; variations

Abstract

The accessory nerve is an important nerve in the head and neck regions. Some variants of this nerve's anatomy have been reported. Herein, we present an unusual report and review the extant medical literature regarding other more commonly found derailments of this nerve's anatomy.

Clinical Institute

Neurosciences (Brain & Spine)

Department

Neurosciences

Department

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

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