parotideomasseteric fascia

pa·ro·ti·de·o·mas·se·ter·ic fas·ci·a

a dense membrane covering both the lateral and medial surfaces of the parotid gland, continuous anteriorly with the fascia covering the masseter muscle. See: parotid fascia, masseteric fascia.

pa·ro·ti·de·o·mas·se·ter·ic fas·ci·a

(pă-roti-dē-ō-masĕ-terik fashē-ă)
Dense membrane covering both lateral and medial surfaces of parotid gland, continuous anteriorly with fascia covering masseter muscle.
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The stylohyoid ligament connects the apex of the styloid process and the lesser horn of the hyoid bone, and the stylomandibular ligament extends from the styloid process to the parotideomasseteric fascia between the mandible and the mastoid process.