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Lymph Node Biopsy with Iatrogenic Accessory Nerve (CN XI) Transection Injury. This medical illustration pictures a  view of the muscles and superficial nerves of the neck and shoulder region following a lymph node biopsy, In this particular exhibit it is shown that the accessory nerve was accidentally transected by the physician resulting in a neuroma formation with subsequent atrophy of the trapezius muscle mass.