Stylohyoid branch of facial nerve

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Stylohyoid branch of facial nerve
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Plan of the facial and intermediate nerves and their communication with other nerves. ("To stylohyoid" labeled at bottom left.)
Details
Latin ramus stylohyoideus nervi facialis
From
facial nerve
Identifiers
Gray's p.905
Dorlands
/Elsevier
r_02/12692090
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

In human neuroanatomy of the face, the stylohyoid branch of facial nerve frequently arises in conjunction with the digastric branch; it is long and slender, and enters the Stylohyoideus about its middle.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.