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Flashcards in Head And Neck Muscles Deck (11):
1

Epicranius-frontal belly

Frontalis

Raising eyebrows, wrinkling forehead

2

Epicranius-occipital belly

Pulls scalp posteriorly

3

Orbicularis oris

Closing lips

4

Buccinator

Compressing cheeks

5

Zygomaticus major

Raises lateral corner of mouth

6

Zygomaticus minor

Raised lateral corner of mouth

7

Masseter

Elevate mandible

8

Temporalis

Elevate and retracts mandible

9

Sternocleidomastoid

Flexing and rotating head

10

Splenius capitis

Rotate and extend head

11

Orbicularis oculi

Closing the eye