facial muscle

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The problems that may arise for a dental surgeon who is treating a wind instrumentalist are mainly due to the exacting functional demands on the oral and perioral structures especially the muscles of facial expression during blowing.
Wide-field parotidectomy with resection of the facial nerve and the muscles of facial expression is rarely necessary.
ANATOMICAL ALTERATIONS ON MUSCLES OF FACIAL EXPRESSION CAUSED BY EDENTULISM.
Buccal branch of CN VII (motor to muscles of facial expression, originates within the parotid gland and courses parallel to the parotid duct)
The phylogeny of the muscles of facial expression and the facial nerve is somewhat less easily understood than that of other muscles of branchiomeric origin.