retroparotid

retroparotid

 [ret″ro-pah-rot´id]
behind the parotid gland.

retroparotid

(rĕt″ō-pă-rŏt′ĭd) [″ + Gr. para, beside, + ous, ear]
Behind the parotid gland.

retroparotid

behind the parotid gland.
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The neck was examined longitudinally and transversely covering the neck region from the thoracic inlet and scaleneus muscles to the submental region anteriorly and retroparotid regions posteriorly.
His parasymphseal fractures were repaired thru an intraoral incision while his angle was addressed thru a retromandibular, retroparotid approach.
5) The two principal cranial nerve syndromes associated with nasopharyngeal carcinoma are retroparotid syndrome (involving cranial nerves IX, X, XI, and XII) and petrosphenoid syndrome (involving cranial nerves III, IV, V, and VI).