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Flashcards in neck Deck (17):
1

what vertebral level is the hyoid near

CV3

2

what vertebral level is the thyroid cartilage at

at CV4 and 5

3

what vertebral level is the cricoid cartilage at

CV6

4

what is the supra pleural membrane forming the cupular dome

sibson's fascia

5

what is adson's test used to assess

radial pulse monitoring

6

what is angle of the mandible useful for

useful for finding carotid artery, anterior margin of SCM, and can follow up to TMJ

7

what is the inter scalene triangle bordered by

anterior scalene, middle scalene, upper border of the first

8

what is impinged in thoracic outlet syndrome

brachial plexus and subclavian artery

9

what is the most common site for neural compression

thoracic outlet

10

what is the costoclavicular triangle bordered by

clavicle, first rib and scapula

11

what is contained in the costoclavicular triangle

subclavian artery and vein and brachial nerves

12

what is the subcoracoid space beneath

coracoid process just deep to the pectorals minor tendon

13

describe herniated nucleus pulposus

localized displacement of the nucleus, cartilage, fragmented bone or angular tissue beyond the intervertebral disc space

14

describe degenerative disc disease

degenerative annular tears, los of disc height, and nuclear degradation

15

internal disc disruption

annular fissuring of the disc without external disc deformation

16

when is pain increased with a disc herniation

flexion and SB away

17

when is pain increased with stenosis of foramen

with extension and SB toward