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Sphenomandibularis
Pointer Plus

Pointer Plus

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 Sphenomandibularis is a facial muscle.

Anatomical Attachments:

  • Origin: Attaches to the maxillary sphenoid bone behind the orbit.
  • Insertion: Attaches to the medial aspect of the coronoid process.

Action: This muscle of mastication assists to elevate the side of the mandible.

 

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