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All About the Muscle of the Tongue - Hyoglossus

by Rajshri on  October 23, 2009 at 9:37 PM General Health News   - G J E 4
 All About the Muscle of the Tongue - Hyoglossus
A Camby man won $50,000 on 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?' simply by answering what appears to be a simple question for medical professionals. He was asked "Where is the Hyoglossus muscle?"
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The answer is that this happens to be the major muscle of the tongue. Hyoglossus depresses side of tongue and draws it back when protruded.

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The muscle plays a very important role while speaking and singing and is also needed for males while having oral sex. 'Who wants to be a Millionaire?' is a very popular show on US television and airs on GSN network.


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