longus capitis muscle :-

longus capitis muscle :-

muscle details :-

is broad and thick above, narrow below, and arises by four tendinous slips .

origin :-

anterior tubercles of the transverse processes of the third, fourth, fifth, and sixth cervical vertebrae .

insertion :-

basilar part of the occipital bone .

nerve supply :-

C1, C2, C3/C4 .

action :-

flexion of neck at atlanto-occipital joint .

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