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  • head
  • This phase I trial is studying the side effects and best dose of sunitinib when given together with cetuximab and radiation therapy in treating patients with locally advanced or recurrent squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The influence of head restraint and occupant factors on peak head/neck kinematics in low-speed rear-end collisions. (chiroaccess.com)
  • study
  • The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of this standard treatment compared with an alternative treatment of daily neck exercises and mobilization using the Maitland technique. (hopkintonchiropractic.com)
  • worn
  • A neck guard is a piece of protective equipment worn by an ice hockey player around the neck area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ever since then, many National Hockey League (NHL) goaltenders have worn neck guards, such as Henrik Lundqvist, Marc-André Fleury, and Semyon Varlamov. (wikipedia.org)
  • A crew neck (or crew-neck) is a type of shirt or sweater that has a round neckline and no collar, often worn with other layers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some scoop neck shirts, when worn by women, are cut low enough to display significant amounts of cleavage. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term polo neck, common in British English, is thought to derive from garments with similar necklines worn by polo players. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polo neck-like garments have been worn for hundreds of years, dating at least to the 15th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polo necks also became a big fashion for young wealthy men after they were worn by European film stars Marcello Mastroianni and Yves Montand. (wikipedia.org)
  • Radical
  • Since the middle of the 20th century black polo necks have been closely associated with radical academics, philosophers, artists and intellectuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • internal jugu
  • Goalie Clint Malarchuk suffered a severe injury during a game in 1989 when two players collided in front of his goal and one player's skate caught on his neck, slicing open his internal jugular vein. (wikipedia.org)
  • The operation encompasses removal of all the lymph nodes on one side of the neck, and includes removal of the spinal accessory nerve (SAN, or CN XI), internal jugular vein (IJV) and sternocleidomastoid muscle (SCM). (wikipedia.org)
  • throat
  • Your physician will ask about problems of the ear, nose, and throat and examine the head and neck. (entnet.org)
  • A neck CAT scan can detect signs of disease in the throat and surrounding areas. (kidshealth.org)
  • Cancers of the head and neck include cancers that start in several places in the head and throat, not including brain cancers or cancers of the eye. (cdc.gov)
  • After Lewis was diagnosed with throat cancer, he and his wife Amy started a support group for people with head and neck cancers. (cdc.gov)
  • In 2015 head and neck cancers globally affected more than 5.5 million people (mouth 2.4 million, throat 1.7 million, larynx 1.4 million) and resulted in more than 379,000 deaths (mouth 146,000, throat 127,400, larynx 105,900). (wikipedia.org)
  • A neck ditch (German: Halsgraben), sometimes called a throat ditch, is a dry moat that does not fully surround a castle, but only bars the side that is not protected by natural obstacles. (wikipedia.org)
  • tumors
  • Doctors may order a neck CAT scan to look for signs of an infection (such as an abscess), a birth defect, cysts, or tumors. (kidshealth.org)
  • It also can reveal masses in the neck, such as cysts and tumors, as well as some types of objects that might have been mistakenly swallowed or inhaled and have become lodged in the upper airway or esophagus. (kidshealth.org)
  • lump
  • I have a huge lump on the back of my neck that has been there for about 3 years and I was also worried about it. (ourhealth.com)
  • airway
  • To that end, a major part of our mission is to bring to you an online, state of the art education in Head and Neck anesthesia and related advanced airway management. (shanahq.com)
  • cancer
  • If the plan of treatment is radiation therapy alone for the primary cancer, the neck is also treated with radiation therapy. (radiologyinfo.org)
  • Neck nodal metastasis can sometimes also originate from lung cancer or intra-abdominal malignancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • isthmus
  • Locally known as the Neck, the isthmus itself is around 400 metres (1,300 ft) long and under 30 metres (98 ft) wide at its narrowest point. (wikipedia.org)
  • sweater
  • A polo neck, roll-neck, (UK), turtleneck (US, Canada), or skivvy (Australia, New Zealand) is a garment-usually a sweater-with a close-fitting, round, and high part similar to a collar that folds over and covers the neck. (wikipedia.org)
  • Swollen
  • The neck X-ray can help detect a swollen epiglottis (a condition known as epiglottitis), which is rare, or swelling in the tissues around the vocal cords (croup). (kidshealth.org)
  • varies
  • In the adult, the neck forms an angle of about 125° with the body, but this varies in inverse proportion to the development of the pelvis and the stature. (wikipedia.org)
  • The waterfront of Bergen Neck varies greatly. (wikipedia.org)
  • The method of connecting the neck to the body of the instrument varies according by instrument. (wikipedia.org)
  • nerves
  • veins and nerves of the neck Veins and nerves of the human neck. (britannica.com)
  • Sensation to the front areas of the neck comes from the roots of nerves C2-4, and at the back of the neck from the roots of C4-5. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to nerves coming from and within the human spine, the accessory nerve and vagus nerve both cranial nerves, travel down the neck. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • Rye Neck Varsity Boys Soccer '10-'11 made it all the way to sectional finals(class B) for the 3rd year in a row. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many attempts were made by convicts to escape via Eaglehawk Neck, including those of Martin Cash. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many old neck ditches have since become thickly overgrown and may only be made out with some difficulty. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their adoption by Noël Coward in the 1920s turned polo necks into a brief middle-class fashion trend, and feminists made them into a unisex item. (wikipedia.org)
  • Very elegant polo necks of silk or nylon knit, especially made with French cuffs for formal dress affairs, have also seen success in American fashion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The neck of a lute is made of light wood, with a veneer of hardwood (usually ebony) to provide durability for the fretboard beneath the strings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Saxophone necks are typically made from brass, are detachable and either straight or curved. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • In anatomy, the neck is also called by its Latin names, cervix or collum, although when used alone, in context, the word cervix more often refers to the uterine cervix, the neck of the uterus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Greta Garbo often wore polo necks and trousers privately, as later Audrey Hepburn would do in official photographs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Senator Ted Kennedy, pianist/conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor Seiji Ozawa, philosopher Michel Foucault, singer Barry Manilow, scientist Carl Sagan, Oracle Corporation co-founder Larry Ellison, and Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs were among those often seen in polo necks. (wikipedia.org)
  • angle
  • In the female, in consequence of the increased width of the pelvis, the neck of the femur forms more nearly a right angle with the body than it does in the male. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many authentic old instruments have had their necks reset to a slightly increased angle, and lengthened by about a centimeter. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fever
  • For instance, meningitis is a rare infectious illness that can result in stiff neck, headache , and fever . (kidshealth.org)
  • Marker
  • Marker of Bergen Neck Fort Timeline for the Founding and History of the City of Bayonne Archived 2011-09-17 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's also common that there are marker dots on the "upper" side of the neck, near the edge of the fretboard, where the player can easily see which fret he or she is on. (wikipedia.org)
  • neckline
  • A scoop neck shirt is one in which the scoop-shape neckline is dropped significantly below normal limits. (wikipedia.org)
  • A simpler variant of the standard polo neck is the mock polo neck (or mock turtleneck), that resembles the polo neck with the soft fold at its top and the way it stands up around the neck, but both ends of the tube forming the collar are sewn to the neckline. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • The statistical area "Neck", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of 925. (wikipedia.org)
  • beam
  • During the examination, an X-ray machine sends a beam of radiation through the neck, and an image is recorded on a computer or special film. (kidshealth.org)
  • Examples
  • Examples of castles with neck ditches in the classical sense are Liebenstein, Rochlitz, Kriebstein and Isenburg. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vladimir Putin of Russia and Andreas Papandreou of Greece are two examples of European statesmen fond of wearing polo necks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shirt
  • The T-shirt crew neck was developed in 1932 as an undergarment that would absorb sweat and prevent shoulder pads of American football players from causing chafing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polo necks have historically (and controversially) acted as substitutes of the traditional and dominant shirt-and-tie look. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some of the fiercest conflicts regarding the polo neck's use took place in upscale restaurants and in weddings, where polo necks have been used in violation of the shirt and tie. (wikipedia.org)
  • fabric
  • Most neck guards, such as those manufactured by Bauer, contain fabric that is BNQ (Bureau de Normalisation du Quebec)-certified. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is mainly used to achieve the appearance of a polo neck where the fabric would fray, roll, or otherwise behave badly unless sewn. (wikipedia.org)
  • anterior
  • The anterior jugular vein is smaller, and runs down about half an inch from the middle line of the neck. (wikipedia.org)
  • The anterior surface of the neck is perforated by numerous vascular foramina. (wikipedia.org)
  • upper
  • 3) Electric guitars vary greatly in terms of scale length, depth of lower and - if present - upper rout and where these connect to the neck at its heel, and number of frets (usually between 21 and 24). (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • not verified in body] Rodman's Neck is part of the historic manor of Thomas Pell, who bought the land in 1654. (wikipedia.org)
  • The neck is the part of certain string instruments that projects from the main body and is the base of the fingerboard, where the fingers are placed to stop the strings at different pitches. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rigidity of the neck with respect to the body of the guitar is one determinant of an instrument's quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • This ranges from necks that are simply screwed onto the body of the instrument (such as in electric guitars like the Fender Stratocaster) to various types of glued joints. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are basically four ways of attaching the neck to the body using glued joints: With a dovetail joint, where the dovetail is cut into the end of the neck assembly and fits into a mating mortise in the instrument's endblock. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • Updated: Jun 22, 2016 Area of femoral neck fractures: Page 333 in: Paul Tornetta, III, Sam W. Wiesel (2010). (wikipedia.org)
  • collar
  • The clavicle or collar-bone forms the lower limit of the neck, and laterally the outward slope of the neck to the shoulder is caused by the trapezius muscle. (wikipedia.org)
  • At least one fashion designer has recently produced a line of shirts for men that can be converted to scoop neck shirts by clipping a thread in the collar. (wikipedia.org)
  • occasionally
  • Conversely, the ability to change the pitch of the note slightly by deliberately bending the neck forcibly with the fretting arm is a technique occasionally used, particularly in the blues genre and those derived from it, such as rock and roll. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • The neck of a violin is usually maple with a flamed figure compatible with that of the ribs and back. (wikipedia.org)
  • Content
  • This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Johnson Neck" (content from the Geographic Names Information System). (wikipedia.org)