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Flashcards in Muscles of Mastication Deck (12):
1

Masseter O?

zygomatic arch

2

Masseter I?

angle and ramus of mandible

3

Masseter A?

Elevate and protracts mandible.

4

Temporalis description?

Seashell shaped muscle on temporal bone.

5

Temporalis O?

Temporal fossa and fascia

6

Temporalis I?

Coronoid process and anterior edge of ramus of mandible.

7

Temporalis A?

Elevate mandible.

8

Medial pterygoid O?

Medial surface of pterygoid plate.

9

Medial pterygoid I?

Medial surface of ramus of mandible.

10

Medial pterygoid A?

Bilaterally elevate and protract mandible.

11

Lateral pyergoid O?

Lateral surface of pterygoid plate.

12

Lateral pyergoid I?

Articular disc and joint capsule of TMJ joint, condylar process of mandible.