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Mylohyoid Muscle

Summary Information: Mylohyoid Muscle

Mylohyoid Muscle: The mylohyoid muscle is one of the suprahyoids, a group of paired muscles of the anterior neck located above the hyoid bone. The mylohyoid muscle originates on the mandible and inserts on the hyoid bone. The mylohyoid muscle elevates the hyoid bone while swallowing. It is innervated by the mandibular nerve.

Conditions that can afflict the s mylohyoid muscle include overuse injuries, tears, strains, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Mylohyoid Muscle

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Mylohyoid Muscle

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Sub Parts: Mylohyoid Muscle

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Mylohyoid Muscle

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