Functional anatomy of the human lateral pterygoid muscle


The authors studied the lateral pterygoid muscle of 179 fresh cadavers by both anatomical dissection and magnetic resonance imaging. The aim was to define the general morphology and the architectural organisation of the lateral pterygoid muscle. Dissection plane by plane, anatomical sections in different planes of space and dissections via multiple… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00276-005-0324-9


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