Bassett Collection of Stereoscopic Images of Human Anatomy

Dissection of anterior and lateral regions of neck

Relation of subclavian artery and vein to scalene muscles and brachial plexus, lateral view

Image #75-7

KEYWORDS: Muscles and tendons, Vasculature.

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Dissection of anterior and lateral regions of neck
Relation of subclavian artery and vein to scalene muscles and brachial plexus, lateral view
1 . Upper pointer: Internal jugular vein Lower pointer: Common carotid artery
2 . Ansa hypoglossi
3 . Ascending cervical artery
4 . Anterior branch superior thyroid artery
5 . Thyroid gland
6 . Phrenic nerve
7 . Transverse scapular artery
8 . Lymphatic trunks terminating in internal jugular vein
9 . Trachea
10 . Inferior thyroid vein left
11 . Sternohyoid muscle
12 . Upper pointer: Sternoclavicular joint capsule Lower pointer: Costoclavicular ligament
13 . Upper pointer: Nerves to levator scapulae muscle Lower pointer: Levator scapulae muscle
14 . Superficial cervical artery (posterior end displaced)
15 . Middle scalene muscle
16 . Upper pointer: Posterior scalene muscle Lower pointer: Transversa colli artery
17 . Long thoracic nerve (plexiform)
18 . Brachial plexus (pointer on divisions of superior trunk)
19 . Brachial plexus (pointer on divisions of middle trunk)
20 . Brachial plexus (pointer on divisions of inferior trunk)
21 . Subclavian artery
22 . Serratus anterior muscle
23 . Anterior scalene muscle (pointer near origin of muscle from first rib)
24 . Subclavian vein
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