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Term information


efo_slim, pheno_slim

plural term
branchial muscles [ TAO:0000172 ]


Innervation notes: They are innervated by the pharyngeal branch of the Vagus nerve (CN X) with the exception of the stylopharyngeus muscle which is innervated by the glossopharyngeal nerve (CN IX).[WP]


A muscle that acts on the pharynx[WP, vetted].

depicted by

external definition

A pharyngeal muscle is any muscle that forms part of the pharynx[GO].

fma set term

has exact synonym

pharynx muscle

branchial muscle

muscle of pharynx

pharynx muscle organ

muscle organ of pharynx

has related synonym

musculi pharyngis

musculus pharyngis

branchial muscles

tunica muscularis pharyngis