Stylohyoid branch of facial nerve

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Nerve: Stylohyoid branch of facial nerve
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Plan of the facial and intermediate nerves and their communication with other nerves. ("To stylohyoid" labeled at bottom left.)
Latin ramus stylohyoideus nervi facialis
Gray's subject #202 905
From facial nerve
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]



The stylohyoid branch of facial nerve frequently arises in conjunction with the digastric branch; it is long and slender, and enters the Stylohyoideus about its middle.


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