Tongue

Learning Objectives

After reading this post you will know:

  • Location and parts of tongue.
  • Features of dorsal and ventral surfaces of tongue.
  •  Origin, insertion  action and nerve supply of extrinsic and intrinsic muscles of tongue.
  • Sensory nerve supply of tongue and its correlation with devlopment.
  • Blood supply of tongue.
  • Lymphatic drainage of tongue.
  • Applied anatomy related to tongue.

 LOCATION AND FUNCTIONS OF TONGUE

location and functions of tongue

 

PARTS OF TONGUE AND FEATURES OF VENTRAL AND DORSAL SURFACE

Parts of tongue and features of dorsal and ventral surface of tongue

 

LINGUAL PAPILLAE

 Types of Lingual papillae

 

MUSCLES OF TONGUE AND THEIR NERVE SUPPLY

Muscles of tongue

 

SENSORY NERVE SUPPLY OF TONGUE AND ITS CORRELATION WITH DEVELOPMENT

Sensory nerve supply of tongue

 

LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE OF TONGUE AND ITS APPLIED ANATOMY

lymphatic drainage of tongue

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    Ma’am you have put a lot of time and love into our classes making them fun and making sure that every individual walked away with something new……..

     

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