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Pharyngeal Arch Derivatives: 1st Arch
Muscles of Mastication
Tensor Veli Palatini
Anterior Belly of the Digastric
Treacher Collins Syndrome
Pharyngeal Arch Derivatives: 2nd Arch
Lesser Horn of Hyoid
Muscles of Facial Expression
Posterior Belly of Digastric
Congenital Pharyngocutaneous Fistula
Pharyngeal Arch Derivatives: 3rd Arch
Greater Horn of Hyoid
CN IX (Glossopharyngeal)
Pharyngeal Arch Derivatives: 4-6 Arches
4th: Pharyngeal Constrictors
6th: Intrinsic Muscles of Larynx
4th: CN X (Vagus Nerve)
Superior Laryngeal Branch
6th: CN X (Vagus Nerve)
Recurrent Laryngeal Branch
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