Medical Definition of Musculus stylopharyngeus

1. Origin, root of styloid process; insertion, thyroid cartilage and wall of pharynx (becomes part of the longitudinal coat): action, elevates pharynx and larynx; nerve supply, glossopharyngeal. Synonym: musculus stylopharyngeus, stylopharyngeal muscle. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Musculus Stylopharyngeus

musculus splenius capitis
musculus splenius cervicis
musculus splenius colli
musculus stapedius
musculus sternalis
musculus sternochondroscapularis
musculus sternoclavicularis
musculus sternocleidomastoideus
musculus sternofascialis
musculus sternohyoideus
musculus sternothyroideus
musculus styloauricularis
musculus styloglossus
musculus stylohyoideus
musculus stylolaryngeus
musculus stylopharyngeus (current term)
musculus subclavius
musculus subcostalis
musculus subcutaneus colli
musculus subscapularis
musculus supinator
musculus supinator longus
musculus supinator radii brevis
musculus supraclavicularis
musculus supraspinalis
musculus supraspinatus
musculus suspensorius duodeni
musculus tarsalis inferior
musculus tarsalis superior
musculus temporalis

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