This section is from the book "The Horse - Its Treatment In Health And Disease", by J. Wortley Axe. Also available from Amazon: The Horse. Its Treatment In Health And Disease.
A thin band of muscle situated above the pharynx.
Origin. - With the muscle last described from the styloid process of the temporal bone.
Insertion. - Into the soft palate.
Action. - To raise the velum palati.
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