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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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Examination was significant for right-sided VIIth cranial nerve findings that included facial symmetry at rest, mild forehead weakness, incomplete eye closure, positive Bell phenomenon, moderate midface weakness with asymmetry of the nasolabial fold, mild weakness of the marginal mandibular nerve with a nearly symmetric smile, normal platysma movement, and synkinetic twitching of the mentalis muscle.
The physical aspects of the lips, tongue, and mentalis muscle at rest were observed, as well as the characteristics of breathing, chewing, swallowing, and tongue movements, using visual inspection and palpation by a speech pathologist (R.
In order to pin point the mentalis muscle to assure that it is passive, instruct the patient to hold down with the index finger and purse the lips.
Hemangioma with phlebolith has been reported in parotid and submandibular glands, mentalis muscle and buccal regions.
9,11) They also can localize in the parotid gland, larynx, and paranasal sinus, and isolated cases of localization in the mentalis muscle have been reported.