Flashcards in Tongue: Basics Deck (8)
The tongue is a muscular organ that has its attachments to what other structures via muscles
1) hyoid bone
3) styloid process
T/F: The tongue is made of skeletal muscle.
What are the functions of the tongue?
2) Mastication (chewing)
What is the part of the tongue that rests against the incisor teeth?
What is the part of the tongue that rests against teeth and gums on each side?
What is the upper surface of the tongue?
What is the lower surface of the tongue called?