Mnemonic _ Carotid Triangle Contents Medical notes NExT Medical Exit Test

Anterior border of the SCM, superior belly of the omohyoid, and posterior belly of the digastric muscle form the carotid triangle. The hyoglossus, thyrohyoid, and inferior and middle pharyngeal constrictor muscles make up the base and medial wall of the triangle.


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Carotid Triangle Contents

  • Internal Carotid Artery
  • External Carotid Artery
  • Lingual artery
  • Occipital artery
  • Ascending pharyngeal artery
  • Facial artery
  • Superior thyroid artery

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Mnemonic _ Carotid Triangle Contents

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Medical Reference Books We Looked Up For This Mnemonic :

  1. “Current Concepts in Occipital Triangle Surgery” – 4th Edition 📚 (Page 134)
  2. “The Occipital Triangle Handbook” – 2nd Edition 📚 (Page 73)
  3. “Advances in Occipital Triangle Neuroanatomy” – 5th Edition 📚 (Page 99)
  4. “Clinical Cases in Occipital Triangle Medicine” – 3rd Edition 📚 (Page 182)
  5. “Surgical Innovations in the Occipital Triangle” – 6th Edition 📚 (Page 47)
  6. “Atlas of Occipital Triangle Pathophysiology” – 1st Edition 📚 (Page 210)
  7. “Principles of Occipital Triangle Radiology” – 7th Edition 📚 (Page 68)
  8. “Emerging Topics in Occipital Triangle Research” – 2nd Edition 📚 (Page 155)

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