Brief, gentle extrinsic pressure on the trachea at the level of the cricothyroid membrane during lateral roentgenography of the neck is suggested as a safe, simple, and reliable means of evaluating the retrotracheal pre-cervical soft tissues in infants and children.
- neck soft tissues
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging