Human Anatomy Head and Neck

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lkiedrowski
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Human Anatomy Head and Neck
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2010-11-05 18:52:25
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  1. Frontialis
    Action: Elevation of Eyebrows
  2. Orbicularis Oculi
    Action: Closes Eyes
  3. Obicularis Oris
    Action: Closes lips
  4. Platysma
    Action: Elevates and creases skin of neck
  5. Temporalis
    Action: Elevation of Mandible (ie; close mouth)
  6. Occipitalis
    Action: Elevation of Eyebrows
  7. Trapezius
    • Action: depresses scapula
    • Origin: Occipital bone and Thoracic vertebrae
    • Insertion: Scapula and Clavicle
  8. Masseter
    • Action: Elevation of Mandible (ie; closing mouth)
    • Origin: Zygomatic Arch
    • Insertion: Mandible
  9. Zygomaticus
    Action: Elevation of corners of mouth (ie; smile)
  10. Sternocleidomastoid
    • Action: Unilateral; rotation of head so face turns to side
    • Origin: Clavicle and Sternum (Manubrium)
    • Insertion: Mastoid Process

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