Imaging of the Neck

  • Zoran Rumboldt
  • Mauricio Castillo
  • Suresh K. Mukherji


The anatomic structures of the neck are predominantly derived from the pharyngeal (branchial) apparatus, which consists of paired pharyngeal arches, clefts, pouches, and membranes (Fig. 34.1).


Hyoid Bone Esophageal Atresia Dermoid Cyst Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Tracheoesophageal Fistula 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zoran Rumboldt
    • 1
  • Mauricio Castillo
    • 2
  • Suresh K. Mukherji
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyMedical University of South CarolinaCharlestonUSA
  2. 2.University of North Carolina School of MedicineChapel HillUSA
  3. 3.University of Michigan School of MedicineAnn ArborUSA

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