jugulodigastric lymph node

jug·u·lo·di·gas·tric lymph node

[TA]
a prominent lymph node in the deep lateral cervical group lying below the digastric muscle and anterior to the internal jugular vein; it receives lymphatic drainage from the pharynx, palatine tonsil, and tongue.

jug·u·lo·di·gas·tric lymph node

(jŭg'yū-lō-dī-gas'trik limf nōd) [TA]
A prominent lymph node in the deep lateral cervical group lying below the digastric muscle and anterior to the internal jugular vein; it receives lymphatic drainage from the pharynx, palatine tonsil, and tongue.
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The jugulodigastric lymph node is located in the same area as a typical second branchial cleft cyst.
Examination revealed the presence of a large, smooth swelling in the left tonsil and jugulodigastric lymph nodes bilaterally.
A computed tomographic scan revealed a deviated nasal septum, bilateral enlarged jugulodigastric lymph nodes, mild irregularity of the free margin of the right vocal cord, mucosal thickening in the subglottic larynx (Figure 1), and calcifications in the proximal trachea.
A superficial parotidectomy was performed along with removal of several adjacent superior jugulodigastric lymph nodes.