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Figure 10: The carotid sheath in the neck includes the internal jugular vein and common carotid artery. In this case, two lymph nodes belonging to lower jugular station of the neck are seen within the carotid sheath posterior to the sternocleidomastoid muscle. LBCV: Left brachiocephalic vein; LCC: Left common carotid; LSCV: Left subclavian vein; LIJV: Left internal jugular vein

Figure 10: The carotid sheath in the neck includes the internal jugular vein and common carotid artery. In this case, two lymph nodes belonging to lower jugular station of the neck are seen within the carotid sheath posterior to the sternocleidomastoid muscle. LBCV: Left brachiocephalic vein; LCC: Left common carotid; LSCV: Left subclavian vein; LIJV: Left internal jugular vein