Structure of geniohyoid muscle

Known as: Geniohyoid muscle, Musculus geniohyoideus, Geniohyoid 
A muscle extending from the chin to the hyoid bone that brings the hyoid bone forward when swallowing and depresses the mandible.
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Age-related muscle weakness due to atrophy and fatty infiltration in orofacial muscles may be related to swallowing… (More)
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2010
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2010
Superior and anterior hyoid movements are important events in pharyngeal deglutition. This cross-sectional study uses a cadaver… (More)
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2005
2005
Patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) often exhibit fatigued or inefficient upper airway dilator and constrictor muscles… (More)
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2005
2005
The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between extrinsic laryngeal muscular hypertonicity and deviant body… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND The human jaw-closing and jaw-opening muscles produce forces leading to the development of three-dimensional bite and… (More)
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1997
Review
1997
The present experiments complete our investigations of higher order afferent control of the orofacial muscles by examining the… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The coordination of mastication, oral transport, and swallowing was examined during intake of solids and liquids in four normal… (More)
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1990
1990
1. The effect of the volume of swallowed bolus and the form of barium delivered (liquid vs paste) on the timing of bolus transit… (More)
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1984
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1984
The position of the hyoid arch suggests that it supports soft tissue surrounding the upper airway (UA) and can act to maintain UA… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
The ability of the extrathoracic airway (ETA) to remain open when exposed to negative pressure was investigated in rabbits… (More)
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