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Sternocleidomastoid Tendons

Summary Information: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons

Sternocleidomastoid Tendons: The sternocleidomastoid tendons are paired bands of connective tissue made of collagen that connect the sternocleidomastoid muscles to bone. The sternocleidomastoid tendons enable the sternocleidomastoid muscles to flex the head and neck and rotate the head.

Conditions that can afflict the sternocleidomastoid tendons include whiplash, repetitive strain injury, tendonitis, tears, rupture, and strains.

Closely Related Organs: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons

The following conditions are related to the organ: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons:

Other Names: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons

The following are other names for the organ: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons:

  • Sternomastoid tendons
  • SCM tendons

Sub Parts: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons

The following list contains sub-parts of the organ: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: Sternocleidomastoid Tendons:

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