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levator (muscle) of thyroid gland


Definition: a fasciculus occasionally passing from the thyrohyoid muscle to the isthmus of the thyroid gland.

Synonym(s): musculus levator glandulae thyroideaeTA, elevator (muscle) of thyroid gland, Soemmerring muscle

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