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Sternocleidomastoid:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) medial clavical

2) Mastoid process of temporal bone

3) Flexion of head
Anterior Scalene:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) 1st Rib

2) Transverse process of cervical vertebrae

3) Lateral flexion of neck
Middle Scalene:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) 1st rib

2) Transverse process of cervical vertebrae

3) Lateral flexion of the neck
Posterior Scalene:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) 2nd rib

2) Transverse process of cervical vertebrae

3) Lateral flexion of the neck
Semispinalis capitis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Transverse process of cervical vertebrae

2) occipital bone

3) extension of head
Semispinalis cervicis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Transverse process of thoracic vertebrae

2) Spinous process of cervical

3) Extension of neck
Semispinalis thoracis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Transverse process of thoracic vertebrae

2) Spinous proces of thoracic vertebrae

3) Extension of trunk
Splenius capitis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Spinous process of cervical vertebrae

2) Mastoid process of occipital bone

3) Extension of head
Splenius cervicis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Spinous process of thoracic vertebrae

2) Transverse process of cervical vertebrae

3) Extension of neck
Spinalis capitis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Spinous process of cervical vertebrae

2) Occipital bone

3) Extension of head
Spinalis cervicis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Spinous process of thoracic

2) Spinous process of cervical vertebrae

3) Extension of neck
Spinalis thoracis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Spinous process of lumbar vertebrae

2) Spinous process of thoracic vertebrae

3) Extension of trunk
Longissimus capitis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Transverse process

2) Mastoid process

3) Extension of head
Longissimus cervicis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Transverse process of thoracic vertebrae

2) Transverse process of cervical vertebrae

3) Extension of neck
Longissimus thoracis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Transverse process of lumbar vertebrae

2) Transverse process of thoracic vertebrae

3) Extension of trunk
Iliocostalis cervicis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Ribs

2) Transverse process of cervical vertebrae

3) Extension of neck
Iliocostalis thoracis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Ribs

2) Upper Ribs

3) Extension of trunk
Iliocostalis lumborum:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Iliac Crest

2) Lower Ribs

3) Extension of trunk
Multifidus:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Transverse process of vertebrae

2) Spinous process of superior vertebrae

3) Extension of vertebral column
Quadratus lumborum:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Iliac crest

2) Transverse process of lumbar vertebrae

3) Lateral flexion of trunk
Rectus abdominis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Pubic crest

2) Xiphoid

3) Flexion of vertebral column
External oblique:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Lower eight ribs

2) Linea alba

3) Flexion of vertebral column
Internal oblique:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Iliac crest

2) Linea alba

3) Flexion of vertebral column
Transverse abdominis:

1) What is its origin?
2) What is its insertion?
3) What is its action?
1) Iliac crest

2) Linea alba

3) Compression of abdomen