Borders of the Posterior Triangle:
Anterior: posterior border of
Posterior: anterior border of
Inferior: middle third of
The posterior triangle has a fascial roof and afascial floor.
The fascial floor is continuous with the
The fascial roof is composed of the
investing layer of the deep cervical fascia
that actually splits toenvelop the trapezius and the sternocleidomastoidmuscle.
The fascial roof is pierced by the
external jugular vein
and cutaneous nerves.