jugular trunk

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jugular trunk

one of the two lymphatic vessels, right and left, that drain the head and neck.
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16) Several authors also have noted that the ability to eliminate the dissection of the upper jugular lymph nodes (levels II-B and V-A) may shorten operative time and minimize potential morbidity to the spinal accessory nerve.