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VEIN-INTERNAL JUGULAR

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VEIN-INTERNAL JUGULAR

1. Emerges from the jugular bulb at the posterior compartment of the jugular foramen.

2. Surface marking of the IJV is a line from the lobule of the ear to the sternal end of the clavicle.

3. Terminates at the level of the sternal + clavicular heads of the SCM where it joins the SCV to form the BCV.


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REFERENCES

1. Mcminn. (2003). Last's Anatomy. Elsevier Australia. ISBN:0729537528. Read it at Google Books - Find it at Amazon
2. Netter, F. H. (2019). Atlas of human anatomy. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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