Medical Definition of Transversospinal muscle

1. The group of muscles that originate from transverse processes of vertebrae and pass to spinous processes of higher vertebrae; they act as rotators and include the semispinalis (capitis, cervicis, thoracis), multifidus, and rotatores (cervicis, thoracis, lumborum) muscles. All are innervated by dorsal primary rami of spinal nerves. Synonym: musculus transversospinalis, transversospinal muscle. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Transversospinal Muscle

transverse vein of face
transverse vein of scapula
transverse veins of neck
transverse velum
transverse vesical fold
transverse wave
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transversocostal
transversospinal muscle (current term)
transversospinalis muscle
transversourethralis
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transversus abdominis muscle
transversus menti muscle
transversus nuchae muscle
transversus thoracis
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