neck examination

neck examination

The evaluation of the neck by observation, palpation and/or auscultation.

Parameters measured
Carotids 2+ and equal bilaterally, carotid bruit, cervical adenopathy, goiter, hepatojugular reflux (HJR), jugular-venous distention (JVD) at 45º, lymph nodes not palpable, lymphadenopathy, multinodular goiter, pharynx, shotty lymph nodes, stridor, supple neck, thyroid not palpable, thyromegaly.

neck examination

Physical exam Evaluation of the neck, by observation, palpation, auscultation
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The rest of her head and neck examination was normal.
After the PET/CT scan, a dedicated head and neck examination was performed on a Magnetom Biograph mMR[TM] (Siemens Healthcare GmbH), 150[+ or -]47 min after [.
neck examination revealed diffuse thyromegaly with a bruit on auscultation.
Detailed ENT and head and neck examination was done.
A thorough patient history, comprehensive head and neck examination is essential for accurate diagnosis and effective treatment in human practice.
There were no other focal findings in the remainder of his head and neck examination.
Last October, while performing a head and neck examination for a patient, I identified a potential cancer inside a patient's lower lip and urged her to follow up with an oral surgeon.
No local recurrence or neck involvement was seen on nasal endoscopy, neck examination or paranasal CT in the 18th post-operative month.
A left carotid bruit was detected on neck examination.
A thorough head and neck examination was negative for other cutaneous or aerodigestive lesions and there was no other palpable lymphadenopathy.
21) Ideally, dental practitioners should provide a full head and neck examination for all patients, as well as a risk factor assessment and clinical and radiographic examinations.
There was no history of a neck lump or associated head and neck symptoms and neck examination was normal.