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30

Name the two nerves, which supply the inferior oblique capitis muscle.

C1 dorsal ramus or suboccipital nerve
C2 dorsal ramus

31

The medial branch of the C2 dorsal ramus is also known as ____________.

Greater occipital nerve

32

The medial branch of the C3 dorsal ramus is also known as ____________.

3rd (least) occipital nerve

33

Name three nerves, which pierce the semispinalis capitis & trapezius to supply the skin of the occipital scalp.

C3, C4, C5 dorsal rami, medial branches

34

Name the three nerves, which run between the semispinalis capitis and cervicis.

C3-C5 dorsal rami

35

Name the nerves, which innervate the semispinalis cervicis and multifidus.

C4-C8 medial branches of dorsal rami

36

Name the nerves, which innervate the multifidi.

C4-C8, T1-T12, L1-L5, S1-S3 medial branches of the dorsal rami

37

Name the nerves, which innervate the iliocostalis.

Lateral branches of the C4-C8, T1-T12, L1-L5 dorsal rami

38

Name the sacral nerves, which innervate the multifidi.

S1-S3 medial branches of the dorsal rami

39

Name the dorsal rami, which are larger than the corresponding ventral ramus of the spinal nerve.

C1 and C2

40

Each ventral ramus of the spinal nerve receives at least one gray ramus communicans. True/False

TRUE

41

Name the ventral rami, which receive sympathetic fibers from the middle cervical sympathetic ganglion.

C5 and C6

42

The C1 ventral ramus emerges between the ________ & ________ muscles.

Rectus capitis anterior
Rectus capitis lateralis

43

The C2 ventral ramus emerges between the _________ & _______ muscles.

Longus capitis
Levator scapula

44

The cervical plexus locates in front of the ______ & ______ muscles.

Middle scalene
Levator scapula

45

Name the nerves, which are included in the ascending superficial group of the cervical plexus.

Lesser occipital nerve of C2
Great auricular nerve of C2, C3
Transverse cutaneous nerve of the neck of C2, C3

46

The lesser occipital nerve communicates with:
___ of ____
___ of ____
___ of ____

Posterior auricular nerve of the facial nerve
Great auricular nerve of C2, C3
Greater occipital nerve of the medial branch of C2 dorsal ramus

47

Name the nerve, which innervates the skin over the upper cranial surface of the auricle. ____ of _____.

Auricular branch of the lesser occipital nerve, C2 ventral ramus

48

Name the nerve, which accompanies the external jugular vein. ______ of ________.

Great auricular nerve of C2,C3

49

Name the nerve, which innervates the skin over the lower cranial surface of the auricle, lobule and concha. _______ of _____.

Posterior branch of the Great auricular nerve, C2 C3

50

Name three nerves, which communicate with the posterior branch of the great auricular nerve.
_____ of _____,
_____ of _____,
_____ of _____.

Posterior auricular nerve of the facial nerve
Auricular branch of the vagus nerve
Lesser occipital nerve of C2 ventral ramus

51

Name the nerve, which innervates the skin of the upper and front part of the neck. ____ of ____.

Ascending branches of the transverse cutaneous nerve of C2, C3

52

Name the nerve(s) that is/are included in the descending superficial group of the cervical plexus.

Supraclavicular nerve

53

Name the nerve, which innervates the sternoclavicular joint. _____ of _____.

Medial branch of the supraclavicular nerve

54

Name the nerve, which supplies the skin over the pectoralis major and deltoid up to second rib. _____ of _____.

Intermediate branch of the supraclavicular nerve

55

Name the nerve, which supplies the skin over the trapezius and acromion process. _____ of _____.

Lateral/posterior branch of the supraclavicular nerve

56

Name two cranial nerves, which communicate with the loop between the C1 and C2 nerves.

Vagus nerve
Hypoglossal nerve

57

Name four muscles, which are innervated by the deep medial branches of the cervical plexus.

Longus capitis
Longus coli
Rectus capitis anterior
Diaphragm

58

Name the nerve, which descends the front of the scalene anterior. _____ of _____.

Phrenic nerve of C3, C4, C5

59

Name the nerve, which accompanies the pericardiacophrenic artery. _____ of _____.

Phrenic nerve of C3, C4, C5