Trapezius Middle

Trapezius Middle

Summary

Location:In the upper back and neck, running from the base of the skull to the middle of the back, and out to the shoulders.

Information

Group:Shoulder
Subgroup:Trapezius
Side(s) of body:Back
Function/Action:Scapular Retractor

Details

Joint:Scapulothoracic, Thoracic
Bone:Scapula, Thoracic Vertebrae
Origin:Spinous processes of the cervical and thoracic vertebrae (C7-T4).
Insertion:Medial margin of the scapula, between the spine and the inferior angle of the scapula.