Cervical lymph node groups

Cervical lymph node groups describe the anatomic position of the nodes. It differs from cervical lymph node levels, covering all lymph nodes not just those relevant to head and neck surgery. 

Gross anatomy

Groups described in the literature include but are not limited to: 

Anatomy: Head and neck
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Article information

rID: 40774
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cervical lymph node group
  • Cervical lymph node grouping

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: Deep cervical lymph nodes
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