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Glossopharyngeal nerve

Name: Glossopharyngeal nerve
Synonym(s): Ninth cranial nerve, Cranial nerve IX
Abbreviation: 9n
Is part of: Gustatory system
Super-category: Cranial nerve
Id: birnlex_899
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  • Neuro Names ID: 698
  • Externally Sourced Definition: The 9th cranial nerve. The glossopharyngeal nerve is a mixed motor and sensory nerve; it conveys somatic and autonomic efferents as well as general, special, and visceral afferents. Among the connections are motor fibers to the stylopharyngeus muscle, parasympathetic fibers to the parotid glands, general and taste afferents from the posterior third of the tongue, the nasopharynx, and the palate, and afferents from baroreceptors and chemoreceptors of the carotid sinus.
  • Definition Source: MeSH
  • Abbreviation Source: NeuroNames_abbrevSource
  • This visualization was created by the Scalable Brain Atlas group and is based on the Rhesus Monkey - Paxinos et al. 2000

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Facts about Glossopharyngeal nerveRDF feed
Abbrev9n  +
AbbrevSourceNeuroNames_abbrevSource  +
Created20 August 2007  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionSourceMeSH  +
ExternallySourcedDefinitionThe 9th cranial nerve. The glossopharyngea The 9th cranial nerve. The glossopharyngeal nerve is a mixed motor and sensory nerve; it conveys somatic and autonomic efferents as well as general, special, and visceral afferents. Among the connections are motor fibers to the stylopharyngeus muscle, parasympathetic fibers to the parotid glands, general and taste afferents from the posterior third of the tongue, the nasopharynx, and the palate, and afferents from baroreceptors and chemoreceptors of the carotid sinus. s and chemoreceptors of the carotid sinus.
Idbirnlex_899  +
Is part ofGustatory system  +
LabelGlossopharyngeal nerve  +
ModifiedDate27 March 2014  +
NeuronamesID698  +
NeuronamesLinkhttp://braininfo.rprc.washington.edu/Scripts/hiercentraldirectory.aspx?ID=698  +
SuperCategoryCranial nerve  +
SynonymNinth cranial nerve  +, and Cranial nerve IX  +
UmlscuiC0017679, C1305752  +