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.
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This prospective, randomised, double blinded comparative study was conducted in 50 orthopaedic patients, ASA grade I or II of either sex, aged between 20 to 50 years, posted for upper limb surgeries done under inter scalene or supraclavicular block after approval by Institutional Ethical Committee.
The second wound inflicted in the left-sided supraclavicular region was surgically treated in the same fashion.
An axial T2-weighted fat-saturated MRI and a coronal T1-weighted gadolinium-enhanced MRI of the tumor of the left supraclavicular area were obtained.
Lee et al10 postulated that this laterality might be due to presence of lymphatic pathway or increased incidence of invasion to breast from stomach via left supraclavicular lymph nodes.
Lymph node regions were described as anterior or posterior cervical, supraclavicular, submandibular, axillary, epitrochlear, inguinal or popliteal.
In our patient, the tumor was attached to the supraclavicular fossa and adherent to the scalene muscles, expanding nearby to involve vital anatomic structures, such as the internal jugular vein and accessory and phrenic nerves.
Granulomatous inflammation was reported in the lymph node after performing a Tru-cut biopsy on the pathologic formed lymph node in the right supraclavicular region.
In physical examination, a firm, mobile and painless mass of about 6x4cm was identified in the supraclavicular region of the neck.
Coordes, "Etiologic and differential diagnostic significance of tumor location in the supraclavicular fossa," The Laryngoscope, vol.
A supraclavicular course of the cephalic vein was reported in 0.2% of cases [5].

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