Anatomy Head and Neck: The Ventral Neck Muscles

  • Published 2017


Medical students must be informed as early as possible about this very important muscle group and additionally to origin, attachment and function they also have to be aware of innervation and possible pathologies. In medical terminology, this muscle group is also listed as prevertebral muscles, whereby only certain muscles actually fall into this subgroup. Regarding the segmental innervation there are different statements in literature which is also important to know. For medical students it is, therefore, to be recommended to take the most current version of muscle tables for learning assistance.

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@inproceedings{2017AnatomyHA, title={Anatomy Head and Neck: The Ventral Neck Muscles}, author={}, year={2017} }