Levator Scapulae

Term Category: Anatomy

The levator scapulae is a muscle in the neck and shoulder region. It originates from the upper cervical vertebrae and attaches to the scapula (shoulder blade). The levator scapulae is involved in various movements of the scapula, such as elevating and retracting it. The levator scapulae are two of the many muscles involved in body alignment.

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