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.
How To Remember The Carotid Triangle Contents?
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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