Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus I: Muscular System, Alphabetical Listing of Muscles, Levator Scapulae
Ronald A. Bergman, PhD
Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS
Ryosuke Miyauchi, MD
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed
Left 1, Back view of the human shoulder, showing
occipito-scapularis (d) on the right side.
Middle 2, Back view on both sides, showing varieties homologous with the occipito- scapularis (d,d), and one other anomalous slip (ø) of rhomboideus major (R).
Right 3, Back view on left side, showing homologous occipito-scapularis (�) and two slips (e and n) from levator scapulae (f) to serratus anterior (S) and serratus posterior superior (s).
from Wood, 1864, 1865
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