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Medical Term:

transversus menti (muscle)


facial muscle of chin formed as inconstant fibers of the depressor anguli oris musculus continue into the neck and cross to the opposite side inferior to the chin.

Synonym(s): musculus transversus mentiTA, transverse muscle of chin

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