Macroscopical analysis of the thyroglossal duct with particular consideration of its topographical relationship to the hyoid bone

Andreas Anagiotos & Juergen Koebke
Introduction: The course of the thyroglossal duct (TD) is being discussed controversially in the literature. The aim of this study was to investigate the macroscopic identifiable characteristics of the TD and particularly its relationship to the hyoid bone. Methods: A total of 77 half-heads from[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]