Anterior cervical space

Last revised by Dr Vincent Tatco on 24 May 2017

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

Contents
  • areolar fat
Relations

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: in light pink on annotated MRI
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