Structure of superior thyroid artery

Known as: A. thyroidea superior, Arteria thyroidea superior, Superior thyroid artery 
An artery that is the first branch of the external carotid artery that supplies the upper thyroid gland and its muscles and branches to form the… (More)
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2010
2010
The variations in the pattern of distribution of superior thyroid artery assume paramount importance for neck surgeons, in view… (More)
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2008
2008
The superior thyroid artery (STA) is the dominant arterial supply of the thyroid gland, upper larynx and the neck region. The… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND The correlation of the common carotid artery (CCA) bifurcation and its surrounding structures is poorly described. The… (More)
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2005
2005
Carotid endarterectomy (CEA) is the main treatment for atherosclerotic plaque of the cervical internal carotid artery. The… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Massive defects of the head and neck regions after resection of advanced carcinoma often require two flaps for optimal… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVES The objectives were to explore microsurgical anatomy of the superior and recurrent laryngeal nerves and their… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence of injury to the external branch of the superior laryngeal… (More)
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2001
2001
Central vein cannulation is associated with several complications, some of which may be fatal. This case report describes a life… (More)
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1998
1998
OBJECTIVE To determine the possible courses of the external branch of the superior laryngeal nerve (EBSLN) and its relationship… (More)
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1994
1994
BACKGROUND There is considerable controversy about the arterial supply to the superior parathyroid glands. Knowledge of this… (More)
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