Diagram
Cervical plexus labelled
Modality: Diagram (Cervical plexus labelled)

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  • Scalenus medius muscle - “ The scalenus medius (middle scalene) muscle is one of the three scalene muscles in the neck. Summary origin: transverse processes of lower six c...”
  • Phrenic nerve - “ The phrenic nerve is a mixed motor/sensory nerve that courses through the neck and thorax to innervate the diaphragm. Gross anatomy Origin Aris...”
  • Ansa cervicalis - “ The ansa cervicalis (or ansa hypoglossi, an archaic synonym) is a component of the cervical plexus which gives muscular branches to the geniohyoid...”
  • Supraclavicular nerves - “ The supraclavicular nerves are three cutaneous nerves that emerge as a common trunk from the cervical plexus before branching to innervate the ski...”
  • Geniohyoid muscle - “ The geniohyoid muscle is one of the suprahyoid muscles of the neck that is innervated by the ventral ramus of C1. Geniohyoid draws the hyoid bone ...”
  • Thyrohyoid muscle - “ The thyrohyoid muscle is an infrahyoid muscle of the neck that is innervated by the ventral ramus of C1. The primary function of the thyrohyoid mu...”
  • Sternothyroid muscle - “ The sternothyroid muscle is an infrahyoid muscle of the neck that is innervated by the ansa cervicalis of the cervical plexus receiving fibers fro...”
  • Cervical plexus - “ The cervical plexus is formed by the ventral (anterior) rami of the C1 to C5 nerve roots and innervates the diaphragm, provides motor supply to so...”
  • Punctum nervosum - “ Punctum nervosum, also known as Erb’s point or the nerve point of the neck, is a point half way along the posterior border of the sternocleidomast...”
  • Longus colli - “ The longus colli muscle is a prevertebral muscle of the neck that is innervated by the anterior rami of C2–C6 from the cervical plexus. Longus col...”
  • Omohyoid muscle - “ The omohyoid muscle is an infrahyoid muscle of the neck that is innervated by the ansa cervicalis of the cervical plexus receiving fibers from the...”
  • Sternohyoid muscle - “ The sternohyoid muscle is an infrahyoid muscle of the neck that is innervated by the ansa cervicalis of the cervical plexus receiving fibers from ...”
  • Greater occipital nerve - “ The greater occipital nerve is a cutaneous nerve, the thickest in the body, that innervates the skin from the upper neck, over the occiput, up to ...”
  • Spinal accessory nerve - “ The spinal accessory nerve, also called accessory nerve, is the eleventh cranial nerve (CN XI) and is composed of two parts, the cranial part and ...”
  • Scalenus anterior muscle - “ The scalenus anterior (also known as anterior scalene) is a neck muscle and known as the "key" structure for the thoracic inlet as it is an import...”
  • Scalenus posterior muscle - “ The scalenus posterior (posterior scalene) is one of the three scalene muscles in the neck. Summary origin: transverse processes of lower two or...”
  • Longus capitis muscle - “ The longus capitis muscle is a prevertebral muscle of the neck that is innervated by muscular branches of the cervical plexus. In isolation longus...”
  • Lesser occipital nerve - “ The lesser occipital nerve, also known as the small occipital nerve, is a cutaneous branch of the cervical plexus that innervates the skin of the ...”
  • Greater auricular nerve - “ The greater auricular nerve is a cutaneous branch of the cervical plexus that innervates the skin of the auricle as well as skin over the parotid ...”
  • Transverse cervical nerve - “ The transverse cervical nerve, also known as the superficial cervical nerve, cutaneous cervical nerve or anterior cutaneous cervical nerve of the ...”
  • Suboccipital muscle group - “ The suboccipital muscle group contains four paired muscles, three of which pairs belong to the suboccipital triangle. These muscles all lie below ...”

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