Muscle Innervation

Visualize the nerve supply to any muscle, and follow its path back to the nerve origin.

How to Use Muscle Innervation

Accessing Innervation

Accessing Innervation

To see a muscle’s innervation, select the muscle from the model. The infobox for that structure appears on the left of the screen. Under the title of the structure you will see the options available for that structure.

Selecting Innervation

Selecting Innervation

Select the Innervation icon to see the options for viewing the path. You can choose between Isolating or Highlighting the innveration path. The names of the innervating nerves will also appear below these options, and will be highlighted in blue on the model.

Isolate Path

Isolate Path

Choosing ‘Isolate Innervation Path’ will hide all structures not associated with the path.

Highlight Path

Highlight Path

Highlight Innervation Path will fade all visible structures other than the path and muscle themselves.

Exploring the Path

Exploring the Path

The model remains fully interactive in both Isolate and Highlight modes, and you may rotate, zoom and pan to get your preferred angle. You can also select structures within the path.

Exiting Innervation

Exiting Innervation

Tap ‘Back’ to return to the main screen.

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