Sternocleidomastoid

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  1. Action
    • Unilaterally laterally flex the head and neck to same side
    • unilaterally rotate the head and neck to opposite side
    • Bilaterally flex the neck
    • bilaterally assist to elevate the ribcage during inhalation
  2. Origin of Sternal Head
    top of manubrium
  3. origin of clavicular head
    medial 1/3 of the clavicle
  4. insertion
    • mastoid process of temporal bone and
    • lateral portion of superior nuchal like of occiput
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Sternocleidomastoid
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2012-04-12 06:23:17
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Sternocleidomastoid
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