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1

Name the superficial muscles

Trapezius
Latissimus dorsi
Rhomboids major & minor
Levator scapulae

2

Name the intermediate muscles

Serratus posterior superior & inferior

3

Name the categories of deep muscles

Spinotransversales
Erector spinal
Transversospinales
Segmental
Suboccipital

4

Name the spinotransversales intrinsic muscles

Splenius capitis
Splenius cervicis

5

Name the erector spinae intrinsic muscles

Spinalis
Longissimus
Iliocostalis

6

Name the transversospinales intrinsic muscles

Semispinalis
Multifidus
Rotatores

7

Name the segmental intrinsic muscles

Intertransversarii
Interspinales
Levatores costarum

8

Name the suboccipital intrinsic muscles

Rectus capitis posterior major & minor
Obliquus capitis superior & inferior

9

Name the preventral & lateral muscles

Scalenes (anterior, middle & posterior)
Rectus capitis anterior & lateralis
Longus colli superior & inferior
Longus capitis

10

Name the muscles flexing the head

Rectus capitis anterior
Longus capitis

11

Name the muscles extending the head

Rectus capitis posterior major & minor
Obliquus capitis superior
Semispinalis capitis
Spinalis capitis
Longissimus capitis
Splenius capitis

12

Name the muscles rotating the head

Rectus capitis posterior major (C/L)
Obliquus capitis inferior (C/L)
Semispinalis capitis (C/L)
Splenius capitis (C/L)

13

Name the muscle which laterally flexes the head

Obliquus capitis superiro (I/L)

14

Name the muscles which flex the cervical region

Longus colli superior & inferior

15

Name the muscles which extend the cervical region

Rotatores cervicis
Multifidus
Semispinalis cervicis
Spinalis cervicis
Longissimus cervicis
Iliocostalis cervicis
Splenius cervicis

16

Name the muscles which rotate the cervical region

Longus colli superior & inferior (C/L)
Rotatores cervicis (C/L)
Multifidus (C/L)
Semispinalis cervicis (C/L)
Spinalis cervicis (C/L)

17

Name the muscles which laterally flex the cervical region

Rectus capitis lateralis (I/L)
Longus colli superior & inferior

18

Name the muscles which extend the thoracic region

Rotatores thoracics
Multifidus
Semispinalis thoracis
Spinalis cervicis
Longissimus thoracis
Iliocostalis thoracis

19

Name the muscles which rotate the thoracic region

Rotatores thoracics (C/L)
Multifidus (C/L)
Semispinalis thoracics (C/L)

20

Name the muscles which extend the lumbar region

Rotatores lumborum
Multifidus
Iliocostalis lumborum

21

Name the muscles which rotate the lumbar region

Rotatores lumborum (C/L)
Multifidus (C/L)