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Cervical Trachea and Esophagus
Siddhartha Gaddamanugu, MD; H. Ric Harnsberger, MD
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TERMINOLOGY

  • Definitions

    • Cervical trachea: Air-conveying flexible tube made of cartilage and fibromuscular membrane connecting larynx to lungs
    • Cervical esophagus: Muscular food and fluid-conveying tube connecting pharynx to stomach

IMAGING ANATOMY

  • Overview

    • Anatomy Relationships

      • Internal Contents

        • Fascia

          ANATOMY IMAGING ISSUES

          • Imaging Approaches

            CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS

            • Clinical Importance

              EMBRYOLOGY

              • Embryologic Events

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                Tables

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                TERMINOLOGY

                • Definitions

                  • Cervical trachea: Air-conveying flexible tube made of cartilage and fibromuscular membrane connecting larynx to lungs
                  • Cervical esophagus: Muscular food and fluid-conveying tube connecting pharynx to stomach

                IMAGING ANATOMY

                • Overview

                  • Anatomy Relationships

                    • Internal Contents

                      • Fascia

                        ANATOMY IMAGING ISSUES

                        • Imaging Approaches

                          CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS

                          • Clinical Importance

                            EMBRYOLOGY

                            • Embryologic Events