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International Journal of Morphology

On-line version ISSN 0717-9502

Abstract

RAMESH RAO, T; VISHNUMAYA, G; PRAKASHCHANDRA, Shetty, K  and  SURESH, R. Variation in the Origin of Sternocleidomastoid Muscle: A Case Report. Int. J. Morphol. [online]. 2007, vol.25, n.3, pp.621-623. ISSN 0717-9502.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-95022007000300025.

A rare case of additional slip in the origin of the clavicular head of sternocleidomastoid muscle was found during our routine dissection, on both sides of the neck in an elderly male cadaver. However, on both side of the same muscle no such additional slip of origin was found at the sternal head of the sternocleidomastoid near its origin nor at its insertion of the muscle

Keywords : Sternocleidomastoid muscle; Anatomical variation.

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