mandibular cartilage


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mandibular cartilage

[man′dib·yə·lər ′kärt·lij]
(embryology)
The bar of cartilage supporting the mandibular arch.
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Coracohioideus (CH): is a paired muscle located in medial position, originated in a membrane located on the first interbranchial septum, and runs anteriorly until inserting in the hypobranchial 1, on a thick membrane just below the caudal edge of mandibular cartilage.
In the control group, significant MMP2 expression was observed in the dental follicle, dental lamina, odontoblasts and enamel epithelium as well as in the Mandibular cartilage (Fig.
quadratomandibularis is located in the last third of both the palatoquadrate and the mandibular cartilage and jointly with the m.
The basihyoidean, together with the palatoquadrate and mandibular cartilages, constitutes the mandibular arch.