levator muscle of thyroid gland

levator muscle of thyroid gland
musculus levator glandulae thyroideae.

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  • musculus levator glandulae thyroideae — [TA] levator muscle of thyroid gland: an inconstant muscle originating on the isthmus or pyramid of the thyroid gland and inserting on the body of the hyoid bone …   Medical dictionary

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