H&N Lymphatic Drainage

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RadiationTherapy
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256534
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H&N Lymphatic Drainage
Updated:
2014-03-19 23:07:12
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radiation therapy
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Registry Review,Head & Neck
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Registry Review: H&N Lymphatic Drainage
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  1. Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is associated with cancer of the _________.
    Nasopharynx
  2. The ___________ virus has recently been associated with carcinomas of the tongue, floor of mouth, & tonsild.
    Human papillomavirus (HPV)
  3. The retropharyngeal nodes (nodes of Rouvière) drain into the _________ and _________.
    • Superior jugular
    • &
    • Posterior cervical nodes
  4. The base of the tongue drains into the _________, _________ and _________.
    • Jugulodigastric
    • Low cervical
    • Retropharyngeal
  5. The tonsillar fossa drains into the ________ and __________.
    • Jugulodigastric
    • Submaxillary
  6. The soft palate drains into the ___________, ________ and _________.
    • Jugulodigastric
    • Submaxillary
    • Spinal Accessory
  7. The pharyngeal walls drain into the ________, __________ and ________.
    • Retropharyngeal
    • Pharyngeal
    • Jugulodigastric
  8. The pyriform sinuses (hypopharynx) drains into the _________ and _________.
    • Jugular nodes (superior deep, middle & low) 
    • Lateral Retropharyngeal (Rouvière)
  9. The glottis drains into the _______.
    • Trick question!
    • Nodal involvement is rare for glottic ca
  10. The subglottis drains into the ______ and _________.
    • Peritracheal
    • Low cervical
  11. The supraglottis drains into the _______, ________, _______ and ________.
    • Peritracheal
    • Cervical
    • Submental
    • Submaxillary
  12. Although lymphatics are in the region, __________ tumors rarely involve regional lymphatics.
    Maxillary Sinus

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