mylohyoid groove


mylohyoid groove
old term for Meckelian groove

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Mylohyoid groove — Bone: Mylohyoid groove Mandible. Inner surface. Side view. (Mylohyoid groove is labeled at center left.) …   Wikipedia

  • mylohyoid groove — sulcus mylohyoideus mandibulae …   Medical dictionary

  • Mylohyoid — can refer to: Mylohyoid muscle Mylohyoid line Mylohyoid nerve Mylohyoid branch of inferior alveolar artery Mylohyoid groove This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Mylohyoid line — Bone: Mylohyoid line Mandible. Inner surface. Side view. Latin linea mylohyoidea mandibulae Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Mylohyoid branch of inferior alveolar artery — Artery: Mylohyoid branch of inferior alveolar artery Plan of branches of internal maxillary artery. (Mylohyoid visible at bottom center.) …   Wikipedia

  • mylohyoid sulcus of mandible — sulcus mylohyoideus mandibulae [TA] mylohyoid groove: a groove on the medial surface of the ramus of the mandible, passing downward and forward from the foramen mandibulae and lodging the mylohyoid artery and nerve …   Medical dictionary

  • Mylohyoid nerve — Nerve: Mylohyoid nerve Mandibular division of the trifacial nerve. (Label for mylohyoid nerve is at bottom center.) …   Wikipedia

  • groove — A narrow, elongate depression or furrow on any surface. SEE ALSO: sulcus. alveolobuccal g. the upper and lower half of the buccal vestibule on each side. SYN: alveolobuccal sulcus, gingivobuccal g., gingivobuccal sulcus. alveololabial g. 1. the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle — is the tissue of the body which primarily functions as a source of power. There are three types of muscle in the body. Muscle which is responsible for moving extremities and external areas of the body is called "skeletal muscle." Heart… …   Medical dictionary

  • Bone — This article is about the skeletal organ. For other uses, see Bone (disambiguation) and Bones (disambiguation). For the tissue, see Osseous tissue. Drawing of a human femur Bones are rigid organs that constitute part of the endoskeleton of… …   Wikipedia


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