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Temporal Muscle MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Temporal Muscle
Tree Number(s)
A02.633.567.600.850
A14.530.940
Unique ID
D013703
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013703
Annotation
/growth: coord with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT; /‌embryol: coord with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT if pertinent
Scope Note
A masticatory muscle whose action is closing the jaws; its posterior portion retracts the mandible.
Previous Indexing
Facial Muscles (1966-1979)
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
Temporal Muscle Preferred
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