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Palatal Muscles

Known as: Palatal Muscle, Palatine muscle, Muscle of palate 
Any of the small muscles having an origin or insertion on the soft palate or palatine aponeurosis, including the levator veli palatine, musculus… Expand
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2014
2014
Objective Magnetic resonance imaging studies of the levator veli palatini muscle have used small numbers of subjects and have not… Expand
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
We have identified a role for two evolutionarily related, secreted metalloproteases of the ADAMTS family, ADAMTS20 and ADAMTS9… Expand
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND This study was designed to compare two-layer palatoplasty (Wardill-Kilner V-Y pushback technique) without intravelar… Expand
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2005
2005
Objective There is an increased incidence of otitis media in children with cleft palate, which may be related to the pathology of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The stimuli controlling pharyngeal dilator muscles are poorly defined. Local mechanoreceptors are a leading possibility. To… Expand
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2000
2000
Four human soft palate muscles, and palatopharyngeus, the uvula, the levator and tensor veli palatini were examined using enzyme… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (SAHS) affects 1-4% of the middle-aged population and is caused by repeated occlusion of the… Expand
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1996
1996
Many surgeons have favored using the pharyngeal flap as the primary treatment for the velopharyngeal insufficiency associated… Expand
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1995
1995
Sleep apnea is worse in the supine posture and is associated with retropalatal airway narrowing or occlusion. We have, therefore… Expand
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1994
1994
We studied respiratory-related activity of the soft palate muscles in 10 anesthetized tracheostomized supine dogs. Moving time… Expand
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