Genioglossus muscle

The genioglossus muscle is a fan-shaped extrinsic muscle of the tongue which makes up the bulk of the tongue.

Summary

Anatomy: Head and neck

Anatomy: Head and neck

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rID: 52431
Section: Anatomy
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