Innervation of the Masseter, Lateral Pterygoid, and Medial Pterygoid Muscles Flashcards Preview

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Flashcards in Innervation of the Masseter, Lateral Pterygoid, and Medial Pterygoid Muscles Deck (5):
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What is the specific innervation for the medial pterygoid muscle?

medial pterygoid nerve, mandibular division, trigeminal nerve

2

What is the specific innervation for the lateral pterygoid muscle?

lateral pterygoid nerve, mandibular division, trigeminal nerve

3

What is the specific innervation for the masseter muscle?

masseteric nerve, mandibular division, trigeminal nerve

4

What is the specific innervation for the temporalis muscle?

anterior and posterior deep temporal nerve, mandibular division, trigeminal nerve

5

Identify the muscles of mastication.

- temporalis
- masseter
- medial pterygoid
- lateral pterygoid

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