Anterior cervical space

The anterior cervical space is a small infrahyoid compartment of the head and neck. It is a fat containing space and is not enclosed by fascia 1.

Gross anatomy

  • areolar fat

Related pathology

Head and neck anatomy
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Article information

rID: 44335
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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    Figure 1: in light pink on annotated MRI
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