suprahyoid muscles

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suprahyoid muscles

[¦sü·prə′hī‚ȯid ‚məs·əlz]
(anatomy)
The muscles attached to the upper margin of the hyoid bone.
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2-8) This article will present a discussion of each of the various spaces of the suprahyoid neck, along with a list of differential diagnoses pertinent to that space based on its anatomical contents.
Effect of Electrical Stimulation of the Suprahyoid Muscles in Brain-Injured Patients with Dysphagia.
These results suggest a low complication rate for suprahyoid release.
The location of the thyroglossal duct cysts was infrahyoid position in 11 (44%) followed by suprahyoid position in 9 (36%) as shown in table 2.
The drawback to this approach is that the suprahyoid epiglottis may fall dorsally, thereby becoming caught in the suture line of the stapling device.
In healthy singing, there is a balance of pressure that allows the vocal folds to build pressure and vibrate without the addition of excess effort from muscles such as the suprahyoid complex, the pharyngeal constrictors, and the interarytenoids.
The parapharyngeal space (PPS) is an inverted, cone-shaped, fascial space of the suprahyoid neck that largely contains fat and is surrounded by several other important fascial spaces.
Anteroposterior/ Suprahyoid release was done where deemed necessary.
Neck palpation revealed 3 x 2 cm midline suprahyoid diffuse swelling with associated right sided level II lymph nodes.
Proposal for staging of lymphatic malformations of the head and neck (adapted from de Serres [8]) Stage Location of lesion I Unilateral infrahyoid II Unilateral suprahyoid III Unilateral infrahyoid and suprahyoid IV Bilateral suprahyoid V Bilateral infrahyoid and suprahyoid
Nocturnal masseter and suprahyoid muscle activity induced by wearing a bionator.