Levator scapulae muscle :-

Levator scapulae muscle :-

Muscle details :-

levator scapulae muscle

Levator scapulae muscle. The levator scapulae muscle is a long muscle of the shoulder girdle. It is situated at the back and the side of the neck, and as its name suggests – its main function is to lift the scapula. The position of the muscle defines its supportive role to the vertebral column.

Origin :-

Posterior tubercles of the transverse processes of C1 to C4 .

Insertion :-

Superior part of the medial border of the scapula .

Nerve supply :-

Dorsal scapular nerve .

Action :-

levator scapulae muscle action

Elevation of the scapula .

deformity :-    

in sprengel deformity related levator scapulae muscle .

sprengel deformity

Tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

About vastralphysiotherapyclinic

Physiotherapist , Samarpan Physiotherapy Clinic, Vastral, Nirant Cross Road, Ahmedabad Home Visit Treatment Also Available in Bapunagar Vastral Rabari Colony Char Rasta, CTM, Maninagar , Viratnagar , Nikol And NearBy Area Of Ahmedabad.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *