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Aeby's muscle

Alternative eponyms

  • Bovero's muscle
  • Klein's muscle (Eduard Emmanuel Klein)
  • Krause's muscle (Karl Friedrich Theodor Krause)

Related people

Musculus depressor labii inferioris.

Description

The sucking muscle, anterior portion of lower border of mandible, a labial muscle formed by sagittal fibres running from the skin to the mucous membrane.

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