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Human Anatomy: Muscle Groups


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Muscle Function & Other Pertinent Medical Information
- THYROHYOID -
ORIGIN: Oblique line of lamina of thyroid cartilage
INSERTION: Inferior border of body of hyoid bone
ACTION: Elevates larynx or depresses hyoid bone
NERVE: C1 fibers carried by hypoglossal nerve (XII)













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