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Bell, D. Accessory muscle. Reference article, Radiopaedia.org. (accessed on 03 Oct 2022) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-66837
Accessory muscles are a form of anatomic variation that refers to supplementary discrete muscles that are found alongside the normal expected musculature. They have been described in the neck, thorax, pelvis, upper and lower limbs.
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