mastoid lymph nodes

(redirected from Retroauricular lymph nodes)

mas·toid lymph nodes

two or three nodes in the region of the mastoid process; they receive afferent lymphatic vessels from the scalp and auricle and send efferent vessels to the superior deep cervical nodes.
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Swelling of the retroauricular lymph nodes and even signs of pseudomastoiditis might also occur.