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Palatoglossus Muscle

Known as: M. palatoglossus, Musculus palatoglossus, Palatoglossus 
A palatal muscle with origin on the palatine aponeurosis and insertion on the tongue, serving to elevate the tongue and close the oropharyngeal… Expand
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2017
2017
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS Selective upper airway stimulation (sUAS) of the hypoglossal nerve is a useful therapy to treat patients… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE The role of the lateral pharyngeal muscular walls in the pathogenesis of obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome… 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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1995
1995
Most evidence indicates that palatal position has an important influence on respiration during sleep. We have previously… Expand
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1995
1995
Route of respiration [nasal (NR) vs. oral (OR)] is determined by the position of the soft palate. Despite this, little is known… Expand
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1994
1994
The relative contributions of the levator veli palatini, palatoglossus, and palatopharyngeus muscles were assessed relative to a… Expand
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Five normal subjects were used to study the relations between muscle activity and velar position. The speech sample consisted of… Expand
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1978
1978
Palatoglossus and the anterior faucial pillar were studied using three techniques: 1) gross dissection, 2) radiographic filming… Expand
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
Abstract Seventeen predominantly obstructive sleep apnea patients and four normal controls (all adult males) underwent one or… Expand
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1956
Highly Cited
1956
DEGLUTITION is a reflex coordination readily accessible and conveniently exact, yet far surpassing the integrative qualities of… Expand
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