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 +Anterior jugular: superficial. Follows the course of the external jugular [[vein]]. Receives drainage from skin and muscles of the anterior neck. Drains to the [[thoracic duct]].
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 +Paraesophageal group: Tracheal esophageal groove nodes and delphian node. Abnormal delphian node is often an indicator subglottic laryngeal [[cancer]] extension.
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 +This group receives drainages from hypopharynx,​ larynx, thyroid, and esophagus. Drainage is then to the thoracic duct.
  
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