Bilateral clavicular attachment of omohyoid muscle
Publication date: Available online 8 September 2017
Author(s): N. Singh, M. Kathole, J. Kaur, V. Mehta, R.K. Suri, G. Rath, M. Kohli
Omohyoid muscle present in cervical region is of particular importance to anatomists as it defines anteriorly the carotid triangle and divides the posterior cervical triangle. It has superior and inferior bellies and an intermediate common tendon. Like sternohyoid, sternothyroid and thyrohyoid muscles, omohyoid is also an infrahyoid muscle, but it differs from them in its course. The infrahyoid muscles are formed from a muscle primordium...