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Muscles of the Larynx

Introduction Part 1 Part 2

sagittal section larynx and upper trachea

Mucosa of the Larynx and Vocal Cords

 

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Tongue Muscles and the Hyoid Bone

 

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Muscles of the Neck – Posterior Triangle, Prevertebral and Lateral Muscles

 

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Muscles of the Neck – Anterior Triangle

Part 1 Part 2  

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Organisation of the Neck

Part 1 Part 2  

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Muscles of Mastication

  There are four muscles of mastication. 1) Temporalis 2) Masseter 3) Lateral pterygoid 4) Medial pterygoid. The temporalis is a big fan shaped muscle that sits in the temporal fossa and inserts onto the coronoid process of the mandible. It elevates and retracts the mandible. The masseter sits over of the ramus, and angle...