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Parathyroid Glands Anatomy


Parathyroid Glands Anatomy
Posterior view, Right lateral view, Superior laryngeal nerve, Vagus nerve (CN X), Epiglottis, Superior thyroid artery, Common carotid artery, Superior parathyroid gland, Left lobe of thyroid gland, Ascending cervical artery, Inferior parathyroid gland, Left recurrent laryngeal nerve, Esophagus, Subclavian artery, Trachea, External carotid artery, Superior laryngeal artery, Superior thyroid vein, Superior thyroid artery (cut), Common carotid artery, Internal jugular vein, Middle thyroid vein, Inferior thyroid artery, Right recurrent laryngeal nerve,


Esophagus, Inferior pharyngeal constrictor muscle, Internal branch, External branch, Inferior pharyngeal constrictor muscle (cut), Cricopharyngeus muscle (part of inferior pharyngeal constrictor muscle), Thyrohyoid membrane, Hyoid bone, Common carotid artery, Superior parathyroid gland, Right lobe of thyroid gland, Inferior thyroid artery, Right recurrent laryngeal nerve, Suprascapular artery, Thyrocervical trunk, Vertebral artery, Subclavian artery, Brachiocephalic trunk, Superior parathyroid gland, Inferior parathyroid gland, Inferior thyroid vein, Thyroid gland (right lobe) (retracted anteriorly), External carotid artery, Internal carotid artery, Superior thyroid artery, Superior laryngeal artery, Inferior parathyroid gland (may be more caudally located, even within mediastinum), Internal branch of superior laryngeal nerve, External branch of superior laryngeal nerve, Fibrous capsule of thyroid gland (cut), Fibrous capsule of thyroid gland (cut).