tensor veli palatini muscle
tensor muscle of velum palatinum musculus tensor veli palatini.

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  • Tensor veli palatini muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Tensor veli palatini muscle Latin = musculus tensor veli palatini GraySubject = 243 GrayPage = 1139 Caption = Dissection of the muscles of the palate from behind. (Tens. val. pal. visible at upper right.) Caption2 = The otic …   Wikipedia

  • bursa of tensor veli palatini muscle — b. musculi tensoris veli palatini …   Medical dictionary

  • tensor veli palatini — tensor ve·li pa·la·ti·ni vē .lī .pal ə tī .nī n a ribbonlike muscle of the palate that arises from the scaphoid fossa, from the spine of the sphenoid bone, and from the lateral cartilaginous wall of the eustachian tube, that is attached by a… …   Medical dictionary

  • nervus musculi tensoris veli palatini — [TA] nerve to tensor veli palatini: origin, nerve to medial pterygoid; distribution, tensor veli palatini muscle; modality, motor. Called also n. tensoris veli palatini …   Medical dictionary

  • bursa musculi tensoris veli palatini — [TA] bursa of tensor veli palatini muscle: a bursa between the hamular process of the sphenoid bone and the tendon of the tensor veli palatini …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle — is the tissue of the body which primarily functions as a source of power. There are three types of muscle in the body. Muscle which is responsible for moving extremities and external areas of the body is called "skeletal muscle." Heart… …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle — For other uses of Muscle , see Muscle (disambiguation). A top down view of skeletal muscle Muscle (from Latin …   Wikipedia

  • Palatal muscle — Palatal muscles can refer to: * Levator veli palatini * Tensor veli palatini muscle * Musculus uvulae * Palatoglossus muscle * Palatopharyngeus muscle …   Wikipedia

  • Palatopharyngeus muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Palatopharyngeus muscle Latin = musculus palatopharyngeus GraySubject = 243 GrayPage = 1139 Caption = Dissection of the muscles of the palate from behind. (Pharyngopalatinus labeled at top center, below choanae.) Origin =… …   Wikipedia

  • Orbicularis oculi muscle — Latin musculus orbicularis oculi Gray s subject #106 380 …   Wikipedia

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