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Medical Term:

transverse muscle of auricle


a band of sparse muscular fibers on the cranial surface of the auricle, extending from the eminence of the concha to the eminence of the scapha.

Synonym(s): musculus transversus auriculaeTA, transverse auricular muscle

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