anterior cervical region

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anterior cervical region

[TA]
the area of the neck bounded by the mandible, the anterior border of the sternocleidomastoid muscle, and the anterior midline of the neck; it is subdivided into carotid, muscular, submandibular, and submental triangles.

an·te·ri·or cer·vic·al re·gion

(an-tērē-ŏr sĕrvi-kăl rējŏn) [TA]
Area of the neck bounded by the mandible, anterior border of the sternocleidomastoid muscle, and the anterior midline of the neck.
Synonym(s): anterior triangle of the neck, regio cervicalis anterior, trigonum cervicale anterius, trigonium colli anterius, amterior region of the neck.
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