The neck is the part of the human body
, as well as many vertebrates, which connects the head to the thorax. The neck plays several key roles: support, mobility and vascularization of the head, the passage of the digestive, respiratory and nervous system. It consists of more bone elements, muscle
, vascular, visceral and nervous. Different pathologies
are likely to affect
the neck area: musculoskeletal disorders, inflammation
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. Translated by Crashounette
Latest update on August 20, 2014 at 05:35 AM by christelle.b.