Multifidus


Summary

Location:In the back, deep within the spine, connecting adjacent vertebrae.

Information

Group:Spine
Subgroup:Transversospinalis
Side(s) of body:Back
Function/Action:Spine Stabiliser, Spine Extensor

Details

Joint:Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar
Bone:Cervical Vertebrae, Thoracic Vertebrae, Lumbar Vertebrae
Origin:Sacrum, iliac crest, and transverse processes of vertebrae.
Insertion:Spinous processes of vertebrae above the origin.