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Anatomy Atlases: Atlas of Human Anatomy: Plate 12: Figure 2

Atlas of Human Anatomy

Deep neck muscles.

Translated by: Ronald A. Bergman, PhD and Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed


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Deep neck muscles

a) Sphenoid bone, body.
b) Temporal bone, petrous portion.
c) Atlas, anterior tubercle.
d) Atlas, transverse process.
e) Vertebra, first thoracic.
f) Rib, first.
g) Rib, second.

  1. m. longus colli.
  2. m. rectus capitis anterior major.
  3. m. rectus capitis anterior minor.
  4. m. rectus capitis lateralis.
  5. m. anterior scalene.
  6. m. middle scalene.
  7. m. posterior scalene.
  8. mm. intertransversarii.
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