IJV EJV Anastomosis
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IJV EJV Anastomosis surgical illustration shows the internal jugular vein (IJV) and associated lymph nodes being resected during a radical neck dissection The proximal end is tied with a ligature and the distal end is anastomosed to the external jugular vein (EJV). This allows for venous drainage from the head and neck. This was created for a journal publication.

Illustration created by: Courtney Arden White