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Masseter Muscle MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Masseter Muscle
Tree Number(s)
A02.633.567.600.500
A14.530.630
Unique ID
D008406
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008406
Annotation
/growth: coord with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT; /‌embryol: coord with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT if pertinent
Scope Note
A masticatory muscle whose action is closing the jaws.
Previous Indexing
Masticatory Muscles (1966-1979)
Muscles (1966-1979)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under MASTICATORY MUSCLES 1980-90
History Note
91(80); was see under MASTICATORY MUSCLES 1980-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1979/03/12
Revision Date
2008/07/08
Masseter Muscle Preferred
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