Cricoid cartilage Images

Cricoid cartilage

Cricoid cartilage Definition The Cricoid cartilage is the ring-like formation at the base of the larynx. This structure also forms the uppermost part of the Trachea. The Cricoid cartilage is frequently referred to as the voice box and it forms the laryngeal prominence in men which is also known as Adam’s apple. (more…)

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Sentinel Lymph Node Images

Sentinel Lymph Node

What is Sentinel Lymph Node? It is the first lymph node that a tumor drains into. In other words, it is the first lymph gland that is most likely to be invaded by cancerous cells. In some cases, there can be multiple nodes of this type. (more…)

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