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Table 5 Relationship between anatomical position of IJV and CCA in the right side

From: Point-of-care ultrasound evaluation and puncture simulation of the internal jugular vein by medical students

Right/left Anterior Anterolateral Anteromedial Lateral Medial Total
n % n % n % n % n % n %
Anterior 11 35.5 8 25.8 12 38.7 0 0 0 0 31 100
Anterolateral 16 42.1 15 39.5 6 15.8 1 2.6 0 0 38 100
Anteromedial 6 28.6 4 19.0 11 52.4 0 0 0 0 21 100
Lateral 3 30.0 4 40.0 2 20.0 0 0 1 10 10 100
Medial 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 36   31   31   1   1   100 100
  1. IJV internal jugular vein, CCA common carotid artery