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the state or quality of being physically strong

effective means of influencing, compelling, or punishing

to force one's way into a place or situation

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Cases where muscle is present in the frenum and/ or adjacent attachments': (7) During lingual frenectomy it is necessary to incise a portion of the genioglossus muscles, since in many cases the short frenum is really not the cause but the effect of the diminished length of these structures.
The influence of lung volume on pharyngeal mechanics, collapsibility, and genioglossus muscle activation during sleep.
It was proved that chronic neuromuscular injury exists in the genioglossus muscle of OSAHS patients, and reduction in the activity of the upper-airway dilators contribute to OSAHS development.
Improved surface EMG electrode for measuring genioglossus muscle activity.
Impaired upper airway integrity by residual neuromuscular blockade: increased airway collapsibility and blunted genioglossus muscle activity in response to negative pharyngeal pressure.
The chin is exposed and small rectangular cuts (approximately 1 x 2 cm) are made in the bone to capture the area of attachment of the genioglossus muscle.
Anterior repositioning of the genioglossus muscle is achieved by a conservative mandibular osteotomy that advances the genial tubercle without moving the teeth or mandible.
Genioglossus muscle responses to upper airway pressure changes: afferent pathways.