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Obliquus Capitis Superior

Summary Information: Obliquus Capitis Superior

Obliquus Capitis Superior: The obliquus capitis superior is a paired muscle located in the posterior neck. The obliquus capitis superior originates on the transverse process of the atlas and inserts on the occiput. The obliquus capitis superior extends the head and flexes it to the side. It is innervated by the suboccipital nerve.

Conditions that can afflict the obliquus capitis superior include whiplash, myalga, rupture, tears, strains, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Obliquus Capitis Superior

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Obliquus Capitis Superior

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Sub Parts: Obliquus Capitis Superior

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Obliquus Capitis Superior

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