Danger space potential location (illustration)

Case contributed by Dr Maxime St-Amant
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Potential location of the danger space, which extends below T2 (not shown).

Case Discussion

The danger space is a potential space located behind the true retropharyngeal space, which connects the deep cervical spaces to the mediastinum

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Case information

rID: 21597
Case created: 2nd Feb 2013
Last edited: 18th May 2017
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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