Medical Definition of Trigonum caroticum

1. A space bounded by the superior belly of the omohyoid muscle, anterior border of the sternocleidomastoid, and posterior belly of the digastric; it contains the bifurcation of the common carotid artery. Synonym: trigonum caroticum, fossa carotica, Gerdy's hyoid fossa, Malgaigne's fossa, Malgaigne's triangle, superior carotid triangle. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trigonum Caroticum

trigonocerous
trigonometric
trigonometric cofunction
trigonometric cofunctions
trigonometric function
trigonometric series
trigonometrical
trigonometrically
trigonometrician
trigonometries
trigonometry
trigonous
trigons
trigonum
trigonum acustici
trigonum caroticum (current term)
trigonum cerebrale
trigonum cervicale
trigonum cervicale anterius
trigonum cervicale posterius
trigonum collaterale
trigonum colli
trigonum deltoideopectorale
trigonum femorale
trigonum fibrosum dextrum
trigonum fibrosum sinistrum
trigonum habenulae
trigonum hypoglossi
trigonum inguinale
trigonum lemnisci

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