Science Quiz / A. and P. Triangles of the Neck/ Cervical Viscera

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the point of entry to the venous system for central line placement to administer parenteral (nutritional) fluids and medications and to measure central venous pressure.
what attaches to the pharyngeal tubercle?
motor innevation of tensor veli palatini
fascia with common carotid artery, internal jugular vein, and vagus nerve
innervation of posterior belly of digastric muscle
enlargement of the thyroid gland
the sternal head of the sternocleidomastoid attaches to what?
Lateral boundary of the anterior cervical triangle
innervation anterior belly of digastric muscle
motor innervation of the salpingopharyngeus
originates chiefly from the C4 nerve root (but receives contributions from C3 and C5. innervates the diaphragm.
innervation of the sternothyroid
attachment of the middle constrictor muscle of the pharynx?
Anterior boundary of the anterior cervical triangle
Head bends to affected side and face turns away.Facial asymmetry can occur, because of growth retardation on affected side.
innervation of the longus colli
the submental, submandibular, the carotid, and the muscular triangles make up the ____ ____ _____?
Superior boundary of the anterior cervical triangle
this carotid artery has no branches in the neck
the surgical creation of an artificial airway in the trachea (windpipe) on the anterior surface of the neck.
the superior laryngeal nerve is a branch from which nerve
innervation of stylohyoid muscle
The laryngeal prominence, larger in males, is located at which vertebra level?
innervation of the cricothryroid muscle
an emergency procedure where a cut or passageway is made in the cricothyroid membrane.
nerve is located in the tracheo-esophageal groove.
which muscle of the pharynx attaches along the oblique line of the thyroid cartilage and on the cricoid cartilage laterally
motor innervation of superior constrictor muscle
which nerve passes through the occipital triangle?
provides sensory innervation above vocal folds
supplies blood to the inferior part of the thyroid gland
first branch of subclavian artery
inferior thyroid artery arises from
sensory innervation of the sternocleidomastoid
what lies posterior to the transverse cervical artery and suprascapular artery as they cross the anterior surface of the scalenus anterior muscle.
the roots of the brachial plexus appear between which 2 muscles?
posterior border of the posterior cervical triangle
innervation of the splenius capitis
sinus between the palatoglossal and palatopharyngeal arches
the posterior cervical triangle is subdivided by which muscle?
Thin, broad sheet of muscle within superficial fascia of the neck that is used in facial expression
triangle located between Between body of hyoid bone and right and left anterior bellies of the digastric muscles
innervation of stylopharyngeus
provides motor innervation to Cricothyroid muscle
three layers of deep fascia in the neck
junction between the thorax and the neck is known as the
which tonsils lie in the tonsillar fossa?
triangle located between inferior mandible and anterior and posterior bellies of the digastric muscle
inferior thyroid vein drains into
(from C2 and C3 roots) supplies the skin covering the anterior cervical region
supplies blood to the superior portion of the thyroid gland
fascia of the neck prevents the spread of what?
the superior and middle thyroid veins drain into what?
True or False: the stylopharyngeus, salpingopharyngeus, and palatopharyngeus serve to shorten and widen pharynx during swallowing and speaking.
the thyrocervical trunk comes from which artery?
origin of the salpingopharyngeus
the right recurrent laryngeal nerve loops behind which structure?
digestive organ that directs food to the esophagus.
innervation of the longus capitis
portion of the pharynx that is posterior to the nose and superior to the soft palate
motor innervation of middle constrictor muscle and inferior constrictor muscles
innervation of the anterior scalene (roots?)
the occipital artery comes from which main artery?
2nd portion of the subclavian artery
small depression of the laryngealpharyngeal cavity on each side of inlet
roof of posterior cervical triangle
innervation of platysma
This lobe is an embryological remnant of the thyroglossal duct
the largest and most clinically important fascial interspace of the neck because it is the major pathway for the spread of infection
muscle that opens the pharyngeal orifice of the eustachian tube during swallowing
the sternocleidomastiod and the trapezius muscle are surrounded by this layer of the deep fascia of the neck
innervation of the thryohyoid
innervation of the middle scalene (roots?)
motor innervation of the sternocleidomastoid
this portion of the pharynx is bounded by the soft palate superiorly, the base of the tongue inferiorly and the platoglossal and platopharyngeal arches laterally
arises from the C3 and C4 nerve roots and passes under the cover of the SCM and sends small branches to the skin of the neck and across the clavicle to supply skin over shoulder
this layer of the deep cervical fascia forms a sheath around the vertebra and it's surrounding muscles
what muscle is the landmark for the division of the subclavian arteries
inferior border of the posterior cervical triangle
this area of deep cervical fascia is limited to the anterior portion of the neck and it contains a muscular portion (surrounds infrahyoid muscles) and a vascular portion ( surround
anterior border of the posterior cervical triangle
motor innervation of the palatopharyngeus
innervation of the sternohyoid
triangle bounded by anterior belly of omohyoid, posterior belly of digastric, and anterior border of SCM
an incomplete circular band of lymphoid tissues around the superior pharynx
which artery crosses the recurrent (inferior) laryngeal nerve?
provides motor innervation to most of the muscles of the tongue
nerve that supplies the skin of the neck and scalp posteriosuperior to the auricle. Comes from C2
a rib which arises from the seventh cervical vertebrae (above the normal first rib).
innervation of the omohyoid
the roots of C1-C4 make up the _____?
innervation of the posterior scalene (roots?)
Bifurcation of common carotid artery into external and internal carotid arteries occurs at what cervical vertebra level?
the external jugular vein, suprascapular artery, and subclavian artery are contained in which portion of the posterior cervical triangle?
surgical removal of the thyroid gland
hyoid bone lies at the level of which vertebra
which muscle divides the neck into anterior and posterior triangles?
innervation of geniohyoid
nose opens into the nasopharynx via what structures?
triangle Bounded by anterior border of SCM, superior belly of omohyoid, midline of neck
(from C2 and C3 roots) ascends superiorly across SCM. Supplies the skin over parotid, posterior auricle, and skin from mandible to mastoid process

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