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Epicranius Muscle
Muscular System

Epicranius Muscle

Musculus epicranius

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Description

The epicranius muscle consists of two muscles that are located within the forehead and scalp. These are the:

- occipitofrontalis muscle;

- temporoparietalis muscle.

The occipitofrontalis muscle consists of frontal and occipital muscular bellies, which are connected by the epicranial aponeurosis.

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