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Term:
erector spinae muscle group (UBERON:0002462)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
abdominal internal oblique muscle 
appendage musculature +  
axial musculature +  
craniocervical region musculature +  
erector spinae muscle group +  
A bundle of muscles and tendons that is paired and runs more or less vertically. It extends throughout the lumbar, thoracic and cervical regions, and lies in the groove to the side of the vertebral column.
erector spinae pre-muscle mass +  
gluteus maximus +  
iliocaudalis muscle 
iliococcygeus muscle 
iliocostalis muscle +  
iliopsoas 
intercostal pre-muscle mass +  
levator claviculae muscle 
levator scapulae muscle 
longissimus cervicis muscle 
longissimus muscle +  
muscle organ +  
muscle tissue +  
musculature of back +  
musculature of body wall 
musculature of hip +  
musculature of larynx +  
musculature of pectoral complex +  
musculature of pelvic complex +  
musculature of pharynx +  
musculature of shoulder +  
musculature of trunk +  
pectoralis major +  
piriformis muscle 
post-anal tail muscle +  
prevertebral muscle +  
pubococcygeus muscle +  
puboischiofemoralis internus muscle 
quadratus lumborum 
rectus abdominis muscle +  
rectus capitis anterior 
rectus capitis lateralis muscle 
rectus capitis posterior major 
rectus capitis posterior minor 
scalene muscle +  
scalenus medius 
semispinalis muscle +  
serratus dorsalis muscle +  
serratus ventralis pre-muscle mass +  
set of muscles of vertebral column 
spinalis caudalis muscle 
spinalis muscle +  
splenius +  
sternocleidomastoid 
sternooccipital muscle 
transversospinales muscle 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: erector spinae ;   extensor spinae ;   extensor spinae muscles ;   sacrospinalis
Related Synonyms: erector spinalis ;   extensor spinae muscle ;   m. erector spinae
Xrefs: BTO:0001652 ;   EHDAA2:0000454 ;   EHDAA:9456 ;   EMAPA:18168 ;   FMA:71302 ;   MA:0002289 ;   NCIT:C52902 ;   OpenCyc:Mx4rwC7lnJwpEbGdrcN5Y29ycA ;   SCTID:244852007 ;   UMLS:C0224301 ;   VHOG:0000984 ;   Wikipedia:Erector_spinae_muscles
Definition Sources: Wikipedia:Erector_spinae_muscles

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