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Human Anatomy: Muscle Groups


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Muscle Function & Other Pertinent Medical Information
- STYLOPHARYNGEUS -
ORIGIN: Medial aspect of styloid process
INSERTION: Posterolateral border of thyroid cartilage
ACTION: Elevates larynx and pharynx . Assists swallowing
NERVE: Muscular branch of glossopharyngeal nerve (IX)






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