linguofacial

linguofacial

pertaining to the tongue and the face.
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Se realizo el abordaje sobre la linea medial permitiendo el drenaje del material mucoide encapsulado (vease Figura 3); luego se incidio las paredes de la capsula y disecciono las fibras musculares con precaucion, debido a la presencia en esta zona de estructuras como los linfonodulos y las venas maxilar y linguofacial (vease Figura 4), hasta que se hallo la glandula submandibular y el conducto de wharton (vease Figura 5) y se hizo una total reseccion de este complejo conducto-glandular ademas de retirar las paredes de la capsula con el fin de evitar la recurrencia de esta patologia; ademas de lo anterior se practico la diseccion y sutura del complejo venoso de irrigacion.
La combinacion de dichos componentes produce cambios basales y dentoalveolares, dentro de los cuales encontramos la erupcion por planos de mordida, el balance muscular linguofacial y la reposicion mandibular.
En los mamiferos domesticos, la vena yugular externa se forma por la union de las venas linguofacial y maxilar en la region parotidea, a nivel del ala del atlas.
La vena yugular externa en esta especie esta formada por la confluencia de las venas linguofacial y maxilar.
KEY WORDS: Lingual artery; Linguofacial trunk; Tongue; Irrigation.
After the isolation of the lingual artery, it was observed in its origin the presence or absence of the linguofacial trunk, the relations with the digastric muscle, the hypoglossal nerve and the hyoid bone, as well as the pathway of the artery in the region of the neck.
Concerning about the lingual artery it was observed that in 25% of the cases were found the presence of the linguofacial trunk (Fig.
The morphometric data found among the distances of the origins of the arteries showed the following values: the maximum distance between the origins of the lingual and facial arteries on the right side was 14,56 mm, and on the left side was 11,76 mm, the minimum distance was zero, what showed the presence of the linguofacial trunk in both sides; the maximum distance between the origins of the lingual and superior thyroid arteries was 39,04mm on the left side and the minimum distance was found on the right side 3,72 mm; concerning about the distance between the origin of the lingual artery and the bifurcation of the common carotid artery on the right side was found a maximum length of 37,42 mm and on the left side was found the minimum of 5,32 mm.
In the study of the lingual artery in the anterior trigone region of the neck, the presence of the linguofacial trunk observed in our survey are partially according to the studies of Basmajian (1993); Shangkuan et al.