Modified radical neck dissection

Cord Sturgeon*, Dina M Elaraj

*Corresponding author for this work

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The neck is divided into six lymph node-bearing compartments, which have been standardized by the American Head and Neck Society and the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIllustrative Handbook of General Surgery
PublisherSpringer London
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9781848820883
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2010


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Sturgeon, C., & Elaraj, D. M. (2010). Modified radical neck dissection. In Illustrative Handbook of General Surgery (pp. 17-22). Springer London.