anterior jugular vein

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arises below the chin from veins draining the lower face

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2) Immediate haemorrhage occurs from injury to anterior jugular vein, middle thyroid veins, thyroid gland & surrounding structures.
Haemorrhage is the most common complication of tracheostomy and occurs from anterior jugular vein and middle thyroid veins.
The submental triangle is delimited by the anterior belly of the digastric muscle, the hyoid bone and the anterior median line, and contains submental lymph nodes and the anterior jugular vein.
Computed tomography (CT) of the neck detected a thrombosis of the right anterior jugular vein that extended from the level of the hyoid to the supraclavicular area (figure, A).
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