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Trapezius

superficial, upper back, makes upside-down triangle; origin is occipital bone + vertebrae and inserts on scapula and clavicle

<p>superficial, upper back, makes upside-down triangle; origin is occipital bone + vertebrae and inserts on scapula and clavicle</p>
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Latissimus dorsi

superficial, mid and low back; muscle inserts on humerus

<p>superficial, mid and low back; muscle inserts on humerus</p>
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Levator scapulae

narrow muscle, runs down neck and towards scapula; deep to trapezius

<p>narrow muscle, runs down neck and towards scapula; deep to trapezius</p>
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Rhomboid major

bigger and inferior; run between scapula and vertebrae; deep to trapezius

<p>bigger and inferior; run between scapula and vertebrae; deep to trapezius</p>
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Rhomboid minor

smaller and inferior; run between vertebrae and scapula; deep to trapezius

<p>smaller and inferior; run between vertebrae and scapula; deep to trapezius</p>
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Sacrospinalus (erector spinae)

deep to the deep muscles, run up and down covering most of back

<p>deep to the deep muscles, run up and down covering most of back</p>
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Deltoid

superior muscle on shoulder

<p>superior muscle on shoulder</p>
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Rotator cuff muscles

supraspinatus, infraspinatus, teres minor, subscapularis

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Supraspinatus

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Infraspinatus

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Teres minor

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Teres major

not a part of rotator cuff; below teres minor

<p>not a part of rotator cuff; below teres minor</p>
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Biceps brachii

superficial muscle on front of arm; 2 heads

<p>superficial muscle on front of arm; 2 heads</p>
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Triceps brachii

superficial on back of arm; 3 heads

<p>superficial on back of arm; 3 heads</p>
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Pectoralis major

big, superficial, muscle on chest

<p>big, superficial, muscle on chest</p>
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Pectoralis minor

smaller, deep to the pec. major

<p>smaller, deep to the pec. major</p>
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Serratus anterior

fan of them, attached to ribs on lateral sides

<p>fan of them, attached to ribs on lateral sides</p>
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External intercostals

more lateral than internal, hands (fibers) going IN pocket

<p>more lateral than internal, hands (fibers) going IN pocket</p>
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Internal intercostals

more medial than external, fibers going opposite way

<p>more medial than external, fibers going opposite way</p>
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Sternocleidomastoid

deep to platysma, narrow band running up on each side of neck

<p>deep to platysma, narrow band running up on each side of neck</p>
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Sternohyoid

deep to platysma, 2 narrow muscles running up to head, inverted V under chin

<p>deep to platysma, 2 narrow muscles running up to head, inverted V under chin</p>
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Masseter

cheek muscle

<p>cheek muscle</p>
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Orbicularis oculi

circular muscle around eye, winking muscle

<p>circular muscle around eye, winking muscle</p>
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Orbicularis oris

circular muscle around mouth

<p>circular muscle around mouth</p>
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Platysma

covers whole neck, superficial

<p>covers whole neck, superficial</p>
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Digastric

deep to platysma, two-bellies: one under chin, one running from chin to ear

<p>deep to platysma, two-bellies: one under chin, one running from chin to ear</p>
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Temporalis

side of head where temporalis bone is

<p>side of head where temporalis bone is</p>
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Frontalis

where forehead is

<p>where forehead is</p>
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Occipitalis

back of head, where occipital bone is

<p>back of head, where occipital bone is</p>
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Galea aponeurotica

connects muscle to muscle

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Brachioradialis

Big muscle on lateral side of forearm

<p>Big muscle on lateral side of forearm</p>
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Pronator teres

in front of elbow, short and angled

<p>in front of elbow, short and angled</p>
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Flexor carpi radialis

next to brachioradialis, on top of radius, tendon going to carpal region

<p>next to brachioradialis, on top of radius, tendon going to carpal region</p>
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Palmaris longus

next to flexor carpi radialis, middle of forearm, tendon goes to palm

<p>next to flexor carpi radialis, middle of forearm, tendon goes to palm</p>
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Flexor carpi ulnaris

next to palmaris longus, on pinky side

<p>next to palmaris longus, on pinky side</p>
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Extensor carpi radialis longus

long tendon, next to extensor carpi radialis brevis, medial

<p>long tendon, next to extensor carpi radialis brevis, medial</p>
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Extensor carpi radialis brevis

short tendon, next to extensor capri radialis longus, lateral

<p>short tendon, next to extensor capri radialis longus, lateral</p>
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Extensor digitorum

next to extensor carpi radialis brevis, middle of forearm, tendons go to fingers

<p>next to extensor carpi radialis brevis, middle of forearm, tendons go to fingers</p>
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Extensor carpi ulnaris

on pinky side

<p>on pinky side</p>
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External oblique

lateral sides, fibers running in pocket

<p>lateral sides, fibers running in pocket</p>
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Rectus abdominis

fibers run up and down, medial

<p>fibers run up and down, medial</p>
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Internal oblique

deep to external oblique, lateral, fibers running up

<p>deep to external oblique, lateral, fibers running up</p>
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Transverse abdominis

deep to internal oblique, fibers run horizontally

<p>deep to internal oblique, fibers run horizontally</p>
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Linea alba

skinny line, runs from xiphoid process to symphysis pubis

<p>skinny line, runs from xiphoid process to symphysis pubis</p>
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Psoas major

medial, narrow bands, lumbar vertebrae to femur

<p>medial, narrow bands, lumbar vertebrae to femur</p>
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Iliacus

sits on ilium, lateral

<p>sits on ilium, lateral</p>
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Sartorius

narrow band, front of thigh, angled and superficial

<p>narrow band, front of thigh, angled and superficial</p>
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Tensor fasciae latae

short, lateral

<p>short, lateral</p>
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Gluteus maximus

superficial, butt muscle

<p>superficial, butt muscle</p>
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Gluteus medius

deep and superior to maximus

<p>deep and superior to maximus</p>
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Piriformis

inferior to medius, deep to maximus, see it medial to psoas major

<p>inferior to medius, deep to maximus, see it medial to psoas major</p>
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Quadriceps femoris group consist of:

rectus femoris, vastus medialis, vastus lateralis, vastus intermedius

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Rectus femoris

front of thigh, medial, superficial

<p>front of thigh, medial, superficial</p>
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Vastus medialis

on medial side of rectus femoris

<p>on medial side of rectus femoris</p>
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Vastus lateralis

on lateral side of rectus femoris

<p>on lateral side of rectus femoris</p>
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Vastus intermedius

deep to rectus femoris, white CT on in-class model

<p>deep to rectus femoris, white CT on in-class model</p>
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Adductor longus

medial on thigh, in front of gracilis

<p>medial on thigh, in front of gracilis</p>
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Adductor magnus

medial on thigh, behind gracilis

<p>medial on thigh, behind gracilis</p>
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Gracilis

medial part of thigh, narrow band

<p>medial part of thigh, narrow band</p>
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Semitendinosus

next to biceps femoris, on top of membranosus, skinnier

<p>next to biceps femoris, on top of membranosus, skinnier</p>
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Semimembranosus

deep and medial to semitendinosus, thicker

<p>deep and medial to semitendinosus, thicker</p>
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Biceps femoris

lateral side of hamstrings

<p>lateral side of hamstrings</p>
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Tibialis anterior

lateral to tibia

<p>lateral to tibia</p>
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Extensor digitorum longus

lateral side of tibialis anterior

<p>lateral side of tibialis anterior</p>
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Fibularis longus

next to fibula

<p>next to fibula</p>
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Gastrocnemius

big, superficial muscle of back leg

<p>big, superficial muscle of back leg</p>
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Soleus

deep to gastrocnemius

<p>deep to gastrocnemius</p>
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Flexor digitorum longus

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