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Masseter muscle structure

Known as: Masseter Muscles, Musculus masseter, Muscle, Masseter 
Muscles arising in the zygomatic arch that close the jaw. (MeSH)
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to measure the elasticity of various tissues and report it in kilopascals. SUBJECTS AND… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The emerging literature implicates a role for glia/cytokines in persistent pain. However, the mechanisms by which these non… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In this study, we have investigated the consequences of aging on the regenerative capacity of human skeletal muscle by evaluating… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Masticatory performance results from a complex interplay of direct and indirect effects, yet most studies employ univariate… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract. When food is chewed, sensory feedback adapts the motor program to the characteristics of the food. However, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Botulinum A toxin (Botox) is used for the treatment of many muscular dystonias. However, the relief of the sustained and abnormal… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The thickness of the human masseter muscle, corresponding approximately to a cross-section at the most bulky part of the… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Rosette strain gage, electromyography (EMG), and cineradiographic techniques were used to analyze loading patterns and jaw… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
1states: “When canines are in normal interlocking position, the lateral and forward movement is limited so that when an attempt… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
A sample of students (739) were questioned and examined for symptoms and signs associated with mandibular dysfunction. The most… Expand