Occipital triangle

The occipital triangle is one of the paired triangles in the posterior triangle of the neck. The triangles of the neck are surgically focussed, first described from early dissection-based anatomical studies which predated cross-sectional anatomical description based on imaging (see deep spaces of the neck).



Head and neck anatomy
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rID: 54114
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
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