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Medical Term:

marginal mandibular branch of facial nerve

Definition

branch of parotid plexus of facial nerve that parallels the mandibular margin innervating the risorius muscle and muscles of lower lip and chin.

Synonym(s): ramus marginalis mandibulae nervi facialisTA

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