Anatomy Muscle Actions (Facial expression/mastication muscles)

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  1. raises eyebrows
    frontalis
  2. pulls scalp posteriorly
    occipitalis
  3. closes eyes, produces blinking, squinting and draws eyebrows inferiorly
    Orbicularis oculi
  4. closes mouth
    orbicularis oris
  5. protrudes lower lip; wrinkles chin
    Mentailis
  6. Draws the corner of the mouth laterally; compresses check (as in whistling)
    Buccinator
  7. closes jaw and elevates mandible
    Masseter
  8. Closes jaw; and elevates and retracts mandible
    Temporalis
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Anatomy Muscle Actions (Facial expression/mastication muscles)
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2015-10-28 23:25:20
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