The trapezius muscle
is connected to the neck
, trunk, and shoulders
. The trapezius muscle
is shaped like a diamond and consists of three bundles. Its upper bundle is attached to the clavicle and its middle and lower bundles to the scapula
. It aids
in lowering or raising the shoulders
, turning, tilting, and extending the head, as well as in pulling the shoulders back. The trapezius muscle is connected to the trapezoidal nerve.
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Latest update on August 20, 2014 at 05:40 AM by christelle.b.