jugulodigastric node

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jugulodigastric node jug·u·lo·di·gas·tric node (jŭg'yə-lō-dī-gās'trĭk)
n.
A prominent lymph node in the deep lateral cervical group lying below the digastric muscle and anterior to the internal jugular vein and receiving lymphatic drainage from the pharynx, palatine tonsil, and tongue. Also called subdigastric node.

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