Year 2017, Volume 11 , Issue 3, Pages 157 - 158 2017-12-15

During cadaveric dissection, a unique muscle bridge on the left anterior cervical region of male cadaver was detected and

morphometric measurements were performed. The unique muscle bridge was between the sternohyoid and sternothyroid

muscles. Ipsilateral sternohyoid muscle started from the lower back surface of the sternal extremity of the clavicula and from

costoclavicular ligament, but it had no fibers starting from the sternum. Three nerve branches were observed separating from

ansa cervicalis on the lateral of that muscle bridge; the top and the lowest nerve branches went to the sternothyroid muscle,

the median branch innerved the muscle bridge. As a result of the thorough literature review made, no case similar to

the variation detected in this study was encountered. During the surgical interventions such as tracheostomy, thyroidectomy

and trachea resections, knowing the presence of this muscle bridge can reduce the iatrogenic injuries to this structure.

infrahyoid; muscle bridge; muscle variation; sternohyoid; sternothyroid
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Subjects Health Care Sciences and Services
Journal Section Case Reports
Authors

Author: Murat ÇETKİN
Country: Turkey


Author: Mustafa ORHAN
Country: Turkey


Author: İlhan BAHŞİ
Country: Turkey


Author: Piraye KERVANCIOĞLU
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date : December 15, 2017

Bibtex @research article { anatomy385935, journal = {Anatomy}, issn = {}, eissn = {1308-8459}, address = {}, publisher = {Turkish Society of Anatomy and Clinical Anatomy (TSACA)}, year = {2017}, volume = {11}, pages = {157 - 158}, doi = {}, title = {A unique muscle bridge between sternohyoid and sternothyroid muscles}, key = {cite}, author = {Çetki̇n, Murat and Orhan, Mustafa and Bahşi̇, İlhan and Kervancıoğlu, Piraye} }
APA Çetki̇n, M , Orhan, M , Bahşi̇, İ , Kervancıoğlu, P . (2017). A unique muscle bridge between sternohyoid and sternothyroid muscles . Anatomy , 11 (3) , 157-158 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/anatomy/issue/34659/385935
MLA Çetki̇n, M , Orhan, M , Bahşi̇, İ , Kervancıoğlu, P . "A unique muscle bridge between sternohyoid and sternothyroid muscles" . Anatomy 11 (2017 ): 157-158 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/anatomy/issue/34659/385935>
Chicago Çetki̇n, M , Orhan, M , Bahşi̇, İ , Kervancıoğlu, P . "A unique muscle bridge between sternohyoid and sternothyroid muscles". Anatomy 11 (2017 ): 157-158
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ISNAD Çetki̇n, Murat , Orhan, Mustafa , Bahşi̇, İlhan , Kervancıoğlu, Piraye . "A unique muscle bridge between sternohyoid and sternothyroid muscles". Anatomy 11 / 3 (December 2017): 157-158 .
AMA Çetki̇n M , Orhan M , Bahşi̇ İ , Kervancıoğlu P . A unique muscle bridge between sternohyoid and sternothyroid muscles. Anatomy. 2017; 11(3): 157-158.
Vancouver Çetki̇n M , Orhan M , Bahşi̇ İ , Kervancıoğlu P . A unique muscle bridge between sternohyoid and sternothyroid muscles. Anatomy. 2017; 11(3): 157-158.
IEEE M. Çetki̇n , M. Orhan , İ. Bahşi̇ and P. Kervancıoğlu , "A unique muscle bridge between sternohyoid and sternothyroid muscles", Anatomy, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 157-158, Dec. 2017