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palatoglossus m function

elevates tongue
depresses soft palate

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palatopharyngeus m function

elevates larynx during swallowing

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salpingopharyngeus m function

part of inner longitudinal layer of pharynx

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stylopharyngeus muscle funcion

elevates the larynx
elevates the pharynx
dilates the pharynx to permit the passage of a large food bolus, thereby facilitating swallowing

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levator veli palatini muscle function

elevates the soft palate

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tensor veli palatine muscle function

tenses the soft palate

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which muscles of soft palate/pharynx are innervated by CN X, vagus?

salpingopharyngeus
levator veli palatini
palatoglossus
palatopharyngeus
musculus uvulae

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what is tensor veli palatine m innervated by?

V3
mandibular division of trigeminal

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where do greater palatine nerve, artery emerge?

greater palatine foramen

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muscles of soft palate

palatoglossus m
palatopharyngeus m
salpingopharyngeus m
stylopharyngeus m
levator veli palatini m
tensor veli palatini m

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hyoglossus m function

depress, retract tongue

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geniohyoid m function

pull hyoid bone anteriorly

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genioglossus m function

protrudes tongue