Submandibular space

Dr Henry Smith and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

The submandibular space is a U-shaped compartment of the suprahyoid neck. 

Gross anatomy

The superficial layer of the deep cervical fascia encloses the submandibular space. 


Related pathology

Anatomy: Head and neck
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Article information

rID: 46135
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tag: cases
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