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syeda irha hasan2 months ago
Hyoglossus muscle

Hyoglossus muscle

The hyoglossus muscle is one of the four intrinsic muscles of the tongue. It is a quadrilateral muscle that originates along the whole length of the hyoid bone and inserts into the side of the tongue. The hyoglossus acts to both depress and retract the tongue.

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