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Splenius Cervicis

Summary Information: Splenius Cervicis

Splenius Cervicis: The splenius cervicis is one of the paired muscles of the posterior neck and upper back. The splenius cervicis originates on the spinous processes of vertebrae T-3 through T-6 and inserts on the transverse processes of C1 through C-4. The splenius cervicis extends the neck and head and rotates the head.

Conditions that can afflict the splenius cervicis include whiplash, overuse injuries, tears, strains, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Splenius Cervicis

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Splenius Cervicis

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Sub Parts: Splenius Cervicis

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Splenius Cervicis

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