Principles of general management and treatment of the neck
Part of the
The New Medicine
book series (NEME, volume 4)
These, where possible, should be made in the lines of the skin creases. Incisions placed in these lines heal better and will be cosmetically less noticeable. Neck incisions should therefore be made horizontally wherever possible and not vertically.
KeywordsInternal Jugular Vein Radical Neck Dissection Neck Incision Thyroglossal Duct Cyst Digastric Muscle
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