Figures 8-12: Schemata of the Right Tracheal Duct and Right Lymphatic Duct

Drawing of the thyroid gland and external jugular vein with associated lymph nodes and lymphatic vessels.

Figures 8-12: a, a’ medial retropharyngeal lymph nodes; b, b’ cranial cervical lymph nodes; c caudal cervical lymph node; c’ middle cervical lymph node; d, d1, d2, d3 superficial cervical lymph nodes; e axillary lymph node; f, f’ right tracheal duct; g efferent vessels or efferent vessel from the superficial cervical lymph node; h, h’ the end of the right tracheal duct or the right lymphatic duct; i efferent vessel of a cranial mediastinal lymph node; k, k’, k” lymph vessels from the thyroid gland. 1 thyroid gland; 2 axillary vein; 3 external jugular vein; 4 internal jugular vein; 5 1st rib. Source: Dr. Hermann Baum (1918). (This work is in the public domain).


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