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External Pterygoid Muscle

A two headed (inferior and superior) muscle attached to the mandible that opens the jaw and brings it forward.
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Review
1999
Review
1999
  • K. Satoh
  • Journal of morphology
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 22149573
The actions of masticatory muscles in relation to transverse grinding, associated with forward masticatory movement of the… 
1993
1993
  • L. Hong
  • Zhonghua kou qiang yi xue za zhi = Zhonghua…
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 32292204
External pterygoid muscle is an important muscle. It is easy to be hurt by acute and chronic trauma which may become one of the… 
1991
1991
The paper reports a study of the relationship between the upper head of the pterygoid muscle and the temporomandibular joint disc… 
1976
1972
1972
1964
1964
  • J. Frommer
  • The Anatomical record
  • 1964
  • Corpus ID: 44599014
The prenatal development of the mandibular joint in mice was studied in fetuses at 15 to 20 days insemination age. The ramus of… 
Highly Cited
1963
1963
1963
The corneomandibular reflex, or von Solder phenomenon, is an automatic, involuntary movement of the mandible elicited by touching… 
Highly Cited
1954