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Encyclopedia > Thyrohyoid muscle
Thyrohyoid muscle
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Nerve: Ansa cervicalis
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The Thyrohyoid muscle is a muscle of the human body. A typical adult human skeleton consists of the following 206 bones. ... A typical adult human skeleton consists of the following 206 bones. ... List of blood vessels This is an incomplete list, which can or may never satisfy any subjective standard for completeness. ... A top-down view of skeletal muscle Muscle is a contractile form of tissue. ... Human anatomy or anthropotomy is a special field within anatomy. ...


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LATERAL CERVICAL: sternocleidomastoid | trapezius A top-down view of skeletal muscle Muscle is a contractile form of tissue. ... This is a list of muscles of the human anatomy. ... In human anatomy, the sternocleidomastoid muscles are muscles in the neck that act to flex and rotate the head. ... In human anatomy, the trapezius is a large superficial muscle on a persons back. ...


SUPRAHYOID: stylohyoid | digastric | geniohyoid | mylohyoid The term suprahyoid refers to the region above (superior) to the hyoid bone in the neck. ... The Stylohyoid muscle is a slender muscle, lying in front of, and above the posterior belly of the digastric muscle. ... The digastric muscle (named digastric as it has two bellies) is a small muscle located under the jaw. ... The Geniohyoideus (Geniohyoid muscle) is a narrow muscle, situated above the medial border of the Mylohyoideus. ... The Mylohyoid muscle, flat and triangular, is situated immediately above the anterior belly of the Digastricus, and forms, with its fellow of the opposite side, a muscular floor for the cavity of the mouth. ...


INFRAHYOID: omohyoid | sternohyoid | sternothyroid | thyrohyoid The term infrahyoid refers to the region below(inferior) to the hyoid bone in the neck. ... The omohyoid muscle is a muscle at the front of the neck that consists of two bellies separated by an intermediate tendon. ... The Sternohyoid muscle is a muscle of the human body. ... The Sternothyroid muscle is a muscle of the human body. ...


VERTEBRAL -- ANTERIOR: longus capitis | longus colli | rectus capitis anterior | rectus capitis lateralis | LATERAL: scalenus anterior | scalenus medius | scalenus posterior The Longus capitis muscle is a muscle of the human body. ... The Longus colli muscle is a muscle of the human body. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... The Rectus capitis lateralis muscle is a muscle of the human body. ... The scalene muscles are a group of three pairs of muscles in the lateral neck, namely the anterior scalene, middle scalene, and posterior scalene. ... The scalene muscles are a group of three pairs of muscles in the lateral neck, namely the anterior scalene, middle scalene, and posterior scalene. ... The scalene muscles are a group of three pairs of muscles in the lateral neck, namely the anterior scalene, middle scalene, and posterior scalene. ...


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CHAPTER 50: THE NECK (9365 words)
The meningeal branches, the superior root of the ansa cervicalis, the nerve to the thyrohyoid muscle, and the branch to the geniohyoid muscle consist of cervical fibers.
The cupola and apex of the lung occupy the pyramidal interval between the scalene muscles and the longus colli and are posterior to the subclavian vessels and anterior scalene.
The infrahyoid muscles are innervated mainly by the ansa cervicalis.
IV. Myology. 5c. The Supra- and Infrahyoid Muscles. Gray, Henry. 1918. Anatomy of the Human Body. (1384 words)
The Sternohyoideus (Sternohyoid muscle) is a thin, narrow muscle, which arises from the posterior surface of the medial end of the clavicle, the posterior sternoclavicular ligament, and the upper and posterior part of the manubrium sterni.
Below, this muscle is separated from its fellow by a considerable interval; but the two muscles come into contact with one another in the middle of their course, and from this upward, lie side by side.
The central tendon of this muscle varies much in length and form, and is held in position by a process of the deep cervical fascia, which sheaths it, and is prolonged down to be attached to the clavicle and first rib; it is by this means that the angular form of the muscle is maintained.
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