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Anatomy Heart & Neck

Orbicularis Oculi Origin Maxillary and frontal bones
Orbicularis Oculi Insertion Skin around eye
Orbicularis Oculi Action Blinking
Orbicularis Oris Origin Muscles near mouth
Orbicularis Oris Insertion Skin of lips
Orbicularis Oris Action lips for kissing
Nasalis Origin Maxilla lateral to nose
Nasalis Insertion Bridge of nose
Nasalis Action Widens nostrils
Zygomaticus Major Origin Zygomatic bone
Zygomaticus Major Insertion Corner of mouth
Zygomaticus Major Action Smiling and laughing
Buccinator Origin Lateral surfaces of maxilla and mandible
Buccinator Insertion Orbicularis oris
Buccinator Action blowing air
Masseter Origin Lower border of zygomatic arch
Masseter Insertion Lateral surface of mandible
Masseter Action Elevates mandible
Temporalis Origin Temporal bone
Temporalis Insertion Coronoid process
Temporalis Action Elevates mandible
Sternocleidomastoid Origin Manubrium of sternum and medial clavicle
Sternocleidomastoid Insertion Mastoid process of temporal bone
Sternocleidomastoid Action Rotation of head to left or right
Splenium capitis Origin Spinous processes of C7-T6
Splenium capitis Insertion Mastoid process and occipital bone
Splenium capitis Action rotates head
Semispinalis capitis Origin Processes of inferior cervical and superior thoracic vertebrae
Semispinalis capitis Insertion Occipital bone
Semispinalis capitis Action Rotates head
Digastric Origin Inferior mandible (anterior belly) and mastoid process (posterior belly)
Digastric Insertion Hyoid bone
Digastric Action Opens mouth
Mylohyoid Origin Mandible
Mylohyoid Insertion Hyoid bone
Mylohyoid Action swallowing
Created by: Mnsmith0926



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