Table 2:

Size of the stellate ganglion reported by prior studies

Author (Year of Publication)Length (mm)Width (mm)Height (mm)
Anatomic/surgical specimen
    Moore (1954)2425105
    Kiray et al (2005)2520.68.33.9
    Zhang et al (2009)719.36.3
    Marcer et al (2012)2618.58.174.5
MRI-based measurement
    Hogan and Erickson (1992)310 (in largest dimension)