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Thyroidea Ima Artery: A Report of Two Cases

Rijo M Jayaraju, Azeem Mohiyuddin, Shuaib Merchant, Sagaya Raj, Beauty Sasidharan

Citation Information : Jayaraju RM, Mohiyuddin A, Merchant S, Raj S, Sasidharan B. Thyroidea Ima Artery: A Report of Two Cases. Int J Head Neck Surg 2014; 5 (2):89-90.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10001-1188

Published Online: 01-08-2014

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2014; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Conclusion

Thyroidea ima artery, although a rare arterial variation, a thorough regional anatomic knowledge and meticulous dissection will not only help us in identifying such a vascular variation, also help us in preventing an accidental injury.

How to cite this article

Raj S, Mohiyuddin A, Merchant S, Jayaraju RM, Sasidharan B. Thyroidea Ima Artery: A Report of Two Cases. Int J Head Neck Surg 2014;5(2):89-90.


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