fascia of head and neck

fascia of head and neck

[TA]
the sheaths, sheets, or other dissectible connective tissue aggregation of the head and neck, collectively.
Synonym(s): fascia capitis et colli [TA]

fas·ci·a of head and neck

(fashē-ă hed nek) [TA]
Sheaths, sheets, or other dissectible connective tissue aggregation of head and neck, collectively.
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(19,26-27) Based on location, the FICAT describes the following fasciae: i) in relation to the body regions: fascia of head and neck, fascia of trunk, and fascia of limbs, ii) in relation to the surrounding structures: subcutaneous fascia, fascia of muscles, visceral fascia, parietal fascia, and fascia extraserosalis which represents any other fascia which lies inside the parietal fascia and outside the visceral fascia.