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Descriptor English:   Facial Muscles 
Descriptor Spanish:   Músculos Faciales 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Músculos Faciais 
Synonyms English:   Facial Muscle
Mimetic Muscle
Mimetic Muscles
Muscle, Facial
Muscle, Mimetic
Muscles, Facial
Muscles, Mimetic  
Tree Number:   A02.633.567.400
Definition English:   Muscles of facial expression or mimetic muscles that include the numerous muscles supplied by the facial nerve that are attached to and move the skin of the face. (From Stedman, 25th ed) 
Indexing Annotation English:   /growth: coord with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT; /embryol: coord with MUSCLE DEVELOPMENT if pertinent
See Related English:   Myofunctional Therapy
History Note English:   65 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
IR innervation ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PA pathology PH physiology
PP physiopathology RE radiation effects
SU surgery TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   5253 
Unique Identifier:   D005152 

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