Basihyal

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Ba`si`hy´al


a.1.(Anat.) Noting two small bones, forming the body of the inverted hyoid arch.
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The same investigator determined the distance of CB to the mandibular angle and body of hyoid bone on both sides (Fig.
10) According to STANDRING, (2006)the LGT extends from the pyramidal lobe or the upper border of the isthmus usually on the left side, to the body of hyoid bone above.
6) A fibro muscular LGT was seen arising with a broad base from apex of the pyramidal lobe and its narrow tapering fibrous tip was extending upto the body of hyoid bone.