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Tragicus and antitragicus muscles as constrictors of the external auditory meatus

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Summary

A girl who can voluntarily move the tragicus and antitragicus muscles like constrictors of the external auditory meatus is presented.

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Matsuo, K., Hirose, T. Tragicus and antitragicus muscles as constrictors of the external auditory meatus. Eur J Plast Surg 10, 82–83 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00578381

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Key words

  • Tragicus muscle
  • Antitragicus muscle
  • Constrictor of the external auditory meatus
  • Voluntary movement