A 27-year-old male asked:
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do we have lymph nodes that sit directly on the clavicle bone itself?

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Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Lymph node: None that are specifically right on the bone. Some supraclavicular nodes do sit nearby.
Answered on Jun 16, 2014
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Clavicle: No lymph nodes come directly from the clavicle. The supraclavicular nodes, however, are close by.
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