suprahyoid muscles


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Related to suprahyoid muscles: Infrahyoid muscles, Stylohyoid muscle, Cervical muscles

su·pra·hy·oid mus·cles

[TA]
the group of muscles attached to the upper part of the hyoid bone including the digastric, stylohyoid, mylohyoid, and geniohyoid muscles.
Synonym(s): musculi suprahyoidei [TA]

suprahyoid muscles

a group of four muscles that attach the hyoid bone to the skull. See also digastricus, geniohyoideus, mylohyoideus, stylohyoideus.
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Suprahyoid muscles

suprahyoid muscles

The digastric, geniohyoid, mylohyoid, and stylohyoid muscles.