Zygomatic branches of the facial nerve | definition of Zygomatic branches of the facial nerve by Medical dictionary
zygomatic branches of facial nerve (redirected from Zygomatic branches of the facial nerve)
Also found in: Wikipedia
zy·go·mat·ic branches of fa·cial nerve [TA]
branches of parotid plexus of facial nerve crossing upper cheek to supply orbicularis oculi muscle.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive
Above the duct, a small detached part of the Parotid Gland, the accessory parotid, the transverse facial artery and vein and the Zygomatic branches of the Facial Nerve
The mass was located in the deep lobe of the parotid gland under the temporal, buccal, and zygomatic branches of the facial nerve
. It was excised along with a cuff of surrounding parotid gland tissue.
The frontal and zygomatic branches of the facial nerve
were encased by tumor, and these branches were sacrificed.