|Nerve: Mylohyoid nerve|
|Mandibular division of the trifacial nerve. (Label for mylohyoid nerve is at bottom center.)|
|Mandibular division of trifacial nerve, seen from the middle line. The small figure is an enlarged view of the otic ganglion. (Label "to mylohyoid" at bottom left.)|
|Gray's||subject #200 896|
|From||inferior alveolar nerve|
It descends in a groove on the deep surface of the ramus of the mandible, and reaching the under surface of the mylohyoid muscle, it supplies both the mylohyoid and the anterior belly of the digastric muscle.
- SUNY Labs 27:09-0102 - "Infratemporal Fossa: The Inferior Alveolar Nerve and the Vessels"
- MedEd at Loyola GrossAnatomy/h_n/cn/cn1/cnb3.htm
- Norman/Georgetown lesson4 (mandibularnerve)
- Norman/Georgetown cranialnerves (V)
- nerve+to+mylohyoid at eMedicine Dictionary
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The cranial nerves: trigeminal nerve
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