A variant topography of levator glandulae thyroideae: A case report
2 Olinda Medical School, FMO, Olinda, PE,, Brazil
3 Federal University of Sergipe, UFS, Aracaju, SE, Brazil
Received Date: Mar 27, 2019 / Accepted Date: Apr 16, 2019 / Published Date: Apr 25, 2019
Citation: Pacifico FA, Filho GCS, Marinho AJP, et al. A variant topography of levator glandulae thyroideae: A Case report. Int J Anat Var. Mar 2019;12(2): 10-11.
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Due to the numerous surgical procedures involving the thyroid gland and the importance of avoiding complications - bleeding, neural damage - during such procedures, the knowledge of anatomical variations involving this structure is fundamental. The aim of the present study was to describe the anatomical structure of case of a variation in levator glandulae thyroideae encountered at routine anatomical dissection. This study is an approach that aims, with the knowledge acquired, to implement the knowledge about the morphology of levator glandulae thyroideae, aiming at medical care, both in the surgical and radiological area.