Otic ganglion

The otic ganglion is one of four parasympathetic ganglia of the head and neck. It receives parasympathetic fibres from the glossopharyngeal nerve.

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Frey syndrome: salivary stimuli will induce perspiration and erythema at the parotid

Head and neck anatomy
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rID: 28278
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tags: pm, refs, cases
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