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Anterior Neck

Nerve, blood supply, origin, insertion

MuscleOriginInsertionBlood SupplyInnervation
Mylohyoid Mylohyoid line of mandible Median raphe from symphysis menti to hyoid bone, front of body of hyoid Sublingual br of lingua a; mylohyoid br of inferior alveolar a; submental br of facial a Mylohoid br of inferior alveolar n
Geniohyoid Inferior mental spine on back of symphysis menti Anterior surface of body of hyoid bone Sublingual br of lingual 1st cervical spinal n via hypoglossal n
Sternohyoid Upper ant aspect of manubrium; posterior sternoclavicularlig; post surface of medial end of clavicle Inferior body of body of hyoid Superior thyroid a Ansa cervicalis from C1-C3
Sternothyroid Post surface of manubrium; Posterior edge of cartilage of 2nd rib Oblique line of lamina of styloid cartilage Br from superior thyroid & lingual Br from ansa cervicalis C1-C3
Thyrohoid Oblique line of lamina of thyroid cartilage Lower border of greater cornu and adjacent part of body of hyoid Br from superior thyroid & lingual 1st cervical spinal n via hypoglossal n
Omohyoid Superior ridge of scapula immediately medial to suprascapular notch Lower border of body of hyoid bone lateral to sternohyoid Superior thyroid & lingual Sup belly - Superior ramus of ansa cevicalis from C1 Inf belly - Ansa cervicalis from C1-C3
Sternocleidomastoid Sternal end: Upper ant surface of manubrium Clavicular - Superior surface of middle 1/3 of clavicle lateral surface of mastoid process; Aponeurosis to ant 1/2 of sup nuchal line Upper - Br of occipital and post auricular Mid - Superior thyroid a Lower - suprascapular Spinal part of accessory n; Ventral rami of C2-C4
Digastric Mastoid notch on temporal bone digastric fovea on base of mandible near midline Occipital, post auricular, & submental br of facial a Post belly - facial n Ant belly - mylohyoid br of inferior alveolar n
Stylohyoid Posterior surface of styloid process near base Body of hyoid near junction with greater cornu Br of post auricular, occipital, & facial a Stylohoid br of facial n
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