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Geniohyoid

Pointer Plus

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The Pointer Plus is an easy to use trigger point (TP) locator which incorporates a push button stimulation feature to immediately treat Trigger point pain.

The Geniohyoid is an anterior muscle of the neck.

Anatomical Attachments:

  • Origin: Attaches to the inner surface of the mandible at the symphysis.
  • Insertion: Attaches to the anterior surface of the hyoid bone.

Action: Elevates the hyoid bone and the tongue for swallowing.

Nerve Supply: Branch of the C1 via Hypoglossal nerve (Cranial XII).

Vascular supply: Sublingual branch of the lingual artery.

 

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