triangle

(redirected from carotid triangle)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for triangle

something approximating the shape of a triangle

Related Words

a small northern constellation near Perseus between Andromeda and Aries

Synonyms

any of various triangular drafting instruments used to draw straight lines at specified angles

Related Words

a percussion instrument consisting of a metal bar bent in the shape of an open triangle

References in periodicals archive ?
MRI neck revealed an oval solid lesion of size 42 x 41 x 28 mm in the right carotid triangle, laterally abutting sternocleidomastoid and posteriorly the paraspinal muscle.
The presence of a pulsatile neck mass located in the region of carotid triangle and generally present for several years should suggest the presence of a carotid body tumor.
Had RDD not been diagnosed in this patient, he might have unnecessarily undergone more invasive surgical techniques in his carotid triangle, at the risk of carotid artery sacrifice or endangerment.
Ultrasound of neck showed a cystic lesion measuring 5.3x4.9x3.5cms with internal echoes & septation in the posterior triangle of neck extending anteriorly into carotid triangle.
The contrast-enhanced CT (CECT) scan of head and neck region revealed hypointense area in right carotid triangle with splaying of internal carotid artery and internal jugular vein.