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Nerve: Ansa cervicalis
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Ansa cervicalis. Superior root labeled as "descending hypoglossal", Inferior root labeled as "descending cervical".
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Gray's subject #210 928
Innervates sternohyoid muscle, sternothyroid muscle, omohyoid muscle
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The ansa cervicalis (or ansa hypoglossi in older literature) is a loop of nerves that are part of the cervical plexus.

Branches from the ansa cervicalis innervate the sternohyoid muscle, sternothyroid muscle, and the inferior belly of the omohyoid muscle.

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Two roots make up the ansa cervicalis.

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