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Structure of superficial cervical artery

Known as: Ramus superficialis, Superficial Cervical Artery 
An artery arising from the thyrocervical trunk with branches that supply the trapezius muscles as well as some muscles and glands in the neck.
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2008
2008
A total of 10 adult, healthy, male chinchilla (Chinchilla lanigera) were used to investigate the vessels originating from aortic… Expand
2006
2006
Background: The superficial cervical artery musculocutaneous flap was first reported by Nakajima and Fujino in 1984; the present… Expand
2006
2006
OBJECTIVE To describe a method for ultrasonographic and color-flow Doppler ultrasonographic imaging of the 4 direct cutaneous… Expand
2005
2005
Due to frequent changes in the anatomical nomenclature of the arteries in the posterior cervical triangle (lateral cervical… Expand
2005
2005
OBJECTIVE To describe an extended pedicle flap based on the superficial cervical artery (SCA) for closure of oral defects in dogs… Expand
2003
2003
The vessels that originate from the aortic arch were studied in 16 adult guinea‐pigs. Two major vessels, the left subclavian… Expand
1993
1993
The usefulness of the free or pedicled superficial cervical artery skin flap in reconstructive surgery of head and neck burns is… Expand
1992
1992
A musculocutaneous flap based on the prescapular branch of the superficial cervical artery and including the cervical part of the… Expand
1987
1987
Skin defects on the distal extremities of six dogs were reconstructed with free vascular cutaneous transfers by microvascular… Expand
Highly Cited
1958
Highly Cited
1958
  • D. Huelke
  • The Anatomical record
  • 1958
  • Corpus ID: 10578806
In most anatomical accounts the transverse cervical artery is described as having two major branches : an ascending and a… Expand