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Flashcards in Anatomy and Physiology Deck (14):
1

What are the facial landmarks?

Nasal tip

Alar base and rim

Columella

Philtral ridges

Philtrum

Cupid's bow

2

What is the area in front of incisive foramen?

Premaxillae

3

The soft palate attaches posteriorly to HP via what?

aponeurosis

4

The soft palate is an anchor for muscles and adds stiffness to what?

velum

5

The velum is made up of what?

muscle and soft tissue (i.e., tendon, glandular tissue, and adipose)

6

How does the muscle and soft tissue help the velum?

It makes it mobile

7

In regards to the soft palate, the oral surface is covered with what?

mucous membrane

8

What are the Velopharyngeal Muscles?

Levator Veli Paltini

Tensor Veli Palatini

Musculus Uvulae

Palatoglossus

Palatopharyngeus

Superior Pharyngeal Constrictor

Salpingopharyngeus

9

Velopharyngeal muscles actions

add picture

10

The levator veli palatini is a mass of what?

Velum

11

The levator veli palatini is responsible for what?

Responsible for velar elevation

12

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