supraclavicular


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Related to supraclavicular: Supraclavicular nerve, supraclavicular triangle

supraclavicular

 [soo″prah-klah-vik´u-lar]
above the clavicle.

su·pra·cla·vic·u·lar

(sū'pră-kla-vik'yū-lăr),
Above the clavicle, denoting some cutaneous nerves.

supraclavicular

/su·pra·cla·vic·u·lar/ (-klah-vik´u-ler) above the clavicle.

supraclavicular

[-kləvik′yələr]
Etymology: L, supra, above, clavicula, little key
pertaining to the area above the clavicle, or collar bone.
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Cervical node enlargement was seen in 112 cases (%), supraclavicular node enlargement was in 25 cases (%), 20 cases were axillary node enlargement (5 cases both axillary node enlargement), 12 cases had inguinal node enlargement and occipital node enlargement was in 5 cases.
Relacion entre el tipo de lesion y la incidencia de lesiones de la cintura escapular Sin Luxacion Fractura de lesion glenohumeral clavicula Supraclavicular 15 2 3 Infraclavicular 4 0 0 Total 19 2 3 Fractura de Fractura Amputacion escapula de humero traumatica contralateral Supraclavicular 2 1 1 Infraclavicular 0 1 0 Total 2 2 1 Tabla 2.
After the ethical committee approval 90 patients of age 20-50 year, either gender, American Society of Anaesthesiologists (ASA) Grade 1 or 2 undergoing upper limb elective orthopedic surgeries under supraclavicular brachial plexus block were enrolled in the study.
Physical examination showed a 6-7 cm swelling in the left supraclavicular region (Figure 1).
The supraclavicular approach to BCV is unique in that the catheter dressing usually tightly adheres and inconspicuously drapes over the shoulder in a manner that does not restrict arm or neck motion.
Emboli can flow to regional lymphatics, then to the thoracic duct and arrive in the head and neck region by retrograde flow through intercostal, mediastinal, or supraclavicular lymph vessels.
Ipsilateral axilla was included in supraclavicular field and was radiated to same dose with antero-posterior field using 6MV photon beam in patients with node positive extra-capsular disease (ECE) in axilla.
supraclavicular (20, 21%), cervical (69, 71%), axillary (4, 4%), right mediastinal (2, 2%) and Submandibular (2, 2%) lymph nodes.
5% of the supraclavicular blocks failed, all were ultrasound-guided and with no operator differences identified.
Distant metastatic sites of Merkel cell carcinoma most often involved the supraclavicular, retroperitoneal, and iliac lymph nodes, in a single-center retrospective study of 305 patients.
In this retrospective and cross-sectional study, files of a total of 1700 patients younger than 18 years of age with cervical, axillary, inguinal, mesenteric, and supraclavicular lymphadenopathies who were referred to Clinics of Paediatric Diseases, and Paediatric Surgery of Gaziantep Children's Hospital between January 2012, and January 2015 were retrospectively evaluated.
On physical examination she had right supraclavicular lymphadenectasis.