Masseter muscle structure

Known as: Masseter Muscles, Musculus masseter, Muscle, Masseter 
Muscles arising in the zygomatic arch that close the jaw. (MeSH)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Skeletal muscles of body and limb are derived from somites, but most head muscles originate from cranial mesoderm. The resident… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Peripheral N-methyl-d-aspartate (NMDA) receptors are found in deep tissues and may play a role in deep tissue pain. Injection of… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
In this study, we have investigated the consequences of aging on the regenerative capacity of human skeletal muscle by evaluating… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Animal studies have suggested that tissue injury-related increased levels of glutamate may be involved in peripheral nociceptive… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Skeletal muscle has a remarkable capacity to regenerate after injury, although studies of muscle regeneration have heretofore… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
It is widely accepted that an interaction exists between masticatory muscle function and craniofacial growth. In adults… (More)
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1993
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1993
Botulinum A toxin (Botox) is used for the treatment of many muscular dystonias. However, the relief of the sustained and abnormal… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The thickness of the human masseter muscle, corresponding approximately to a cross-section at the most bulky part of the… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The role of oral and facial sensory receptors in the control of masticatory muscle activities was assessed from the effect of… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
In his classic article D’Amico states: “When canines are in normal interlocking position, the lateral and forward movement is… (More)
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