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Glossopharyngeal nerve
Modality: Diagram (Glossopharyngeal nerve)

Used in the following article:

  • Spinal nucleus of the trigeminal nerve - “ The spinal nucleus of the trigeminal nerve is one of three major nuclei that make up the trigeminal sensory nerve nuclear complex along with the m...”
  • Glossopharyngeal nerve - “ The glossopharyngeal nerve is the ninth (IX) of the twelve pairs of cranial nerves. It exits the brainstem out from the sides of the upper medulla...”
  • Main sensory nucleus of the trigeminal nerve - “ The main or chief sensory nucleus of the trigeminal nerve is one of three major nuclei that make up the trigeminal sensory nerve nuclear complex a...”
  • Inferior salivatory nucleus - “ The inferior salivatory (or salivary) nucleus is the nucleus associated with the visceral efferent innervation of the parotid gland. It is one of ...”
  • Nucleus ambiguus - “ The nucleus ambiguus is a large longitudinal nucleus within the medulla oblongata that provides motor innervation to muscles of the pharynx, laryn...”
  • Nucleus of tractus solitarius - “ The nucleus of tractus solitarius, also known as the nucleus of the solitary tract or simply the solitary nucleus, is a purely sensory nucleus loc...”

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