palatoglossus

SYN: p. (muscle).

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pal·a·to·glos·sus -'gläs-əs, -'glȯs-əs n, pl -glos·si -(.)ī a thin muscle that arises from the soft palate on each side, contributes to the structure of the palatoglossal arch, and is inserted into the side and dorsum of the tongue called also glossopalatinus

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  • palatoglossus — palato|glọssus, ...ssa, ...ssum [zu ↑Palatum u. ↑Glossa]: zu Gaumen und Zunge gehörend; z. B. ↑Arcus palatoglossus (Anat.) …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • palatoglossus — noun A small fleshy fasciculus, narrower in the middle than at either end, arising from the anterior surface of the soft palate and passing into the tongue. Syn: glossopalatinus …   Wiktionary

  • palatoglossus — pal·a·to·glos·sus …   English syllables

  • palatoglossus — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palatoglossus muscle — Infobox Muscle Name = PAGENAME Latin = musculus palatoglossus GraySubject = 243 GrayPage = 1139 Caption = Dissection of the muscles of the palate from behind. Origin = palatine aponeurosis Insertion = tongue Blood = Nerve = vagus nerve and… …   Wikipedia

  • palatoglossus muscle — musculus palatoglossus …   Medical dictionary

  • Musculus palatoglossus — Ursprung Zunge Ansatz Gaumen Funktion Anheben des Zungengrunds Innervation …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Arcus palatoglossus — Die beiden Gaumenbogen (Arcus palatini) sind zwei arkadenförmige Schleimhautfalten, die vom Gaumensegel (Velum palatinum) ausgehen. Die Gaumenbogen sind wesentlich an dem Würgreflex beteiligt. Der vordere Gaumenbogen verläuft vom Gaumensegel zur… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • musculus palatoglossus — [TA] palatoglossus muscle: origin, undersurface of soft palate; insertion, side of tongue; innervation, pharyngeal plexus of vagus; action, elevates tongue, constricts fauces …   Medical dictionary

  • Arcus palatoglossus — liežuvinis gomurio lankas statusas T sritis gyvūnų anatomija, gyvūnų morfologija atitikmenys: lot. Arcus palatoglossus ryšiai: platesnis terminas – minkštasis gomurys …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

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