Neck Dermatome Head Map
In the image above the rash affects the right side of the face.
Neck dermatome head map. Most of the skin of the face including anterior aspect of lower jaw cn. Dermatomes of the head face and neck. Herpes zoster shingles is usually diagnosed by the distribution of the rash it causes. To date it contains 250 medical calculators in all manner of specialties.
Calculate is a next generation clinical calculator and decision support tool freely available to the medical community. C1 2 face and back of head. There are 31 segments of the spinal cord each with a pair right and left of ventral anterior and dorsal posterior nerve roots that innervate motor and sensory function. The first is the keegan and garret map of 1948.
This is the first in a series of four videos that goes over how to memorize the dermatomes or the area of skin supplied by nerves from a single spinal root. Dermatomes of the head face and neck. This depicts dermatomes in a way that correlates with the segmental progression of limb development. Shoulder and part of chest.
There are two main maps that are accepted by the medical profession. A dermatome is an area of skin innervated from a single spinal nerve.