Prevertebral muscles

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Prevertebral muscles
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Transverse section of neck. Prevertebral muscles labeled in purple.
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The anterior vertebral muscles.
Details
Nerve C1-C8
Identifiers
FMA 32514
Anatomical terms of muscle

The prevertebral muscles are the muscles located between the prevertebral fascia (older definition) and the vertebral column, i.e., the longus capitis,[1] longus colli,[1] rectus capitis anterior, and rectus capitis lateralis[2] muscles.

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