Rectus capitis posterior muscle

Rectus capitis posterior muscle may refer to:

*Rectus capitis posterior minor muscle
*Rectus capitis posterior major muscle


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  • Rectus capitis lateralis muscle — Infobox Muscle Name = PAGENAME Latin = musculus rectus capitis lateralis GraySubject = 113 GrayPage = 395 Caption = The anterior vertebral muscles. Caption2 = Origin = Insertion = Blood = Nerve = C1 Action = Antagonist = DorlandsPre = m 22… …   Wikipedia

  • Rectus capitis posterior minor muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Rectus capitis posterior minor muscle Latin = musculus rectus capitis posterior minor GraySubject = 116 GrayPage = 401 Caption = Deep muscles of the back. (Rect. post. minor labeled at top center.) Origin = the tubercle on… …   Wikipedia

  • Rectus capitis posterior major muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Rectus capitis posterior major muscle Latin = musculus rectus capitis posterior major GraySubject = 116 GrayPage = 401 Caption = Deep muscles of the back. (Rect. post. major visible at upper left.) Origin = Spinous process… …   Wikipedia

  • rectus capitis posterior minor — n a muscle on each side of the back of the neck that arises from the posterior arch of the atlas, inserts esp. into the medial aspect of the inferior nuchal line, and acts to extend the head …   Medical dictionary

  • rectus capitis posterior major muscle — musculus rectus capitis posterior major …   Medical dictionary

  • rectus capitis posterior minor muscle — musculus rectus capitis posterior minor …   Medical dictionary

  • rectus capitis posterior major — rectus cap·i·tis posterior major kap ə təs n a muscle on each side of the back of the neck that arises from the spinous process of the axis, inserts into the lateral aspect of the inferior nuchal line and the adjacent inferior area of the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Obliquus capitis inferior muscle — Deep muscles of the back. (Obliq. infer. labeled at upper left.) Latin musculus obliquus capitis inferior …   Wikipedia

  • Obliquus capitis superior muscle — Deep muscles of the back. (Obliq. super. labeled at upper left.) Latin musculus obliquus capitis superior …   Wikipedia

  • Musculus rectus capitis lateralis — tiefe Halsmuskulatur des Menschen Ursprung Ala atlantis Ansatz Processus jugularis …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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