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Related to nuchae: Ligamentum nuchae, Acne keloidalis nuchae, Ligamentum nuchæ

nucha

 [noo´kah]
nape. adj., adj nu´chal.

nu·cha

(nū'kă),
The back of the neck.
Synonym(s): nape
[Fr. nuque]

nucha

/nu·cha/ (noo´kah) nape.nu´chal

nucha

(no͞o′kə, nyo͞o′-)
n.
The nape of the neck.

nu′chal adj.

nucha

[no̅o̅′kə] pl. nuchae
Etymology: Fr, nuque, nape
the nape, or back of the neck. nuchal, adj.

nu·cha

(nū'kă)
The back of the neck.
Synonym(s): nape.
[Fr. nuque]

nucha

the nape, or top, of the neck.
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Folliculitis keloidalis nuchae (FKN), also incorrectly called acne keloidalis, is shaving-bump-like keloids on the back of the head (Fig.
the occipital lamina (the occipitalis, auricularis posterior, and transverse nuchae muscles)
A calcified fibrocartilaginous nodule in the ligamentum nuchae presenting as a tumor.