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Mr John Chaplin - Thyroid and Head & Neck Surgeon, Otolaryngologist

Private Service, ENT/ Head & Neck Surgery

Modified or Selective Neck Dissection

Selected  groups of lymph nodes that are at risk of being involved with malignancy are removed through incisions in the neck. The levels of nodes removed varies depending on the site and stage of the primary tumour.

Watch the Youtube video below of a selective neck dissection levels IIa-Vb.

This page was last updated at 11:39AM on September 3, 2021.