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boundaries
ant-ramus of mandible, masseter, med pterygoid
post-mastoid process and SCM
inferior-posterior digastrics and stylohyoid
medial floor-styloid process
Parotid gland
capsule-deep thickening around gland
duct-travels anteriorly across masseter, dives deep to pierce buccinator and open next to 2nd molar
Facial nerve (2nd brachial arch)
passes through parotid gland
5 branches supply muscles of facial expression
retromandibular vein
-union of superficial temporal and maxillary veins
-descends through parotid
-BRANCHES (NOT NORMAL)
-ant division joins facial vein to form common facial (IJV)
-post division joins post auricular vein (EJV)
ECA
enters at deep aspect of parotid
terminates as superficial temporal and maxillary branches
Auriculotemporal nerve
acts as a highway for CN9 for secretory activity
ECA
superior thyroid
ascending pharyngeal
lingual
facial
occipital
posterior auricular
superficial temporal
maxillary
superior thyroid
supplies larynx and thyroid gland
ascending pharyngeal
runs next to pharynx, supplies pharyngeal muscles, soft palate and middle ear
lingual
deep to mylohyoid and hypoglossus m. supplies tongue and floor of mouth
facial
runs under mandible and mandibular obdy to supply face, ends at side of nose as angular artery
occipital
supplies occipital region
posterior auricular
runs behind ear and supplies mastoid proces area and ear
superficial temporal
supplies temporal region
maxillary
mandibular region
muscular region
pterygopalatine region