Suprahyoid muscles

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Suprahyoid muscles
Muscles of the neck. Anterior view.
Hyoid bone is white horizontal line near top.
Infrahyoid muscles are below hyoid, while Suprahyoid muscles are labeled above.
Latin musculi suprahyoidei
Gray's subject #112 391
Origin
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Action:
Dorlands
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m_22/12551034

The term suprahyoid refers to the region above (superior to) the hyoid bone in the neck. The suprahyoid muscles include digastric, stylohyoid, geniohyoid, and mylohyoid.

See also

ca:Músculs suprahioïdals it:Muscoli sopraioidei sr:Натхиоидни мишићи


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