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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Neck examination is performed with a lot of care and it also includes the salivary gland, lymph node and thyroid gland.
From neck examination, the tracheostomy scar was well healed.
The head and neck examination and allergological assessment were within normal limits as well as laboratory tests and a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain.
The remainder of her head and neck examination was within normal limits.
Neck examination of the patient revealed no pathological lymph node.
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 [.sup.18]F-FDG injection.
It was evaluated in the otolaryngology department, on physical examination, that the oropharynx and neck examination revealed no tonsillar erythema or edema but diffuse tenderness over the thyroid cartilage without subcutaneous emphysema.
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. This included a very thorough oropharyngeal, sinonasal, and subglottic examination performed with flexible fiber-optic laryngoscopy.