You may only aware of your neck to wear your necklace and one important spot to spray your fragrance. Do you realize that the neck has other important functions as well? Follow the following neck diagrams and discover various neck functions to support our body. The images below are the diagrams that you can save and print on your own. The first diagram here shows you the overview of the neck diagram anatomy.
The neck supports the position of the head and enables us to turn our head towards the stimuli. The content of the neck shown in the neck diagram above is grouped into many spaces. The vertebral compartment contains cervical vertebrae and postural muscles. Meanwhile, the visceral compartment contains glands, the larynx, pharynx, and trachea. The two vascular compartments contain the common carotid artery, internal jugular vein, and the vagus nerve, on each side of the neck.
The muscles of the neck are usually described within the triangles. The larynx is the beginning of the lower airway. Below, it continues as the trachea, while above it is continuous with the pharynx. The larynx has a flap on its upper part called the epiglottis that is closed during swallowing and opens during breathing. If you want to find out more about the neck their content, check out the diagrams below.
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