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Summary Information: Occipitofrontalis

Occipitofrontalis: The occipitofrontalis is a muscle located on the skull. The occipitofrontalis originates on the occiput and frontal bone and skin of the eyebrows and inserts on the galea aponeurotica and skin of the eyebrows. The occipitofrontalis is involved in wrinkling the forehead and raising the eyebrows. It is innervated by the facial nerve.

The occipitofrontalis includes the occipital belly and the frontal belly. Conditions that can afflict the occipitofrontalis include headaches, migraine, tears, strains, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Occipitofrontalis

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Occipitofrontalis

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Other Names: Occipitofrontalis

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Sub Parts: Occipitofrontalis

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Occipitofrontalis

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