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Category:Glossopharyngeal nerve
Abbrev 9n  +
AbbrevSource NeuroNames_abbrevSource  +
Created 20 August 2007  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
DefinitionSource MeSH +
ExternallySourcedDefinition The 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.
Id birnlex_899  +
Is part of Gustatory system +
Label Glossopharyngeal nerve  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 27 March 2014 21:29:10  +
ModifiedDate 27 March 2014  +
NeuronamesID 698  +
NeuronamesLink  +
SuperCategory Cranial nerve  +
Synonym Ninth cranial nerve  +, Cranial nerve IX  +
Umlscui C0017679, C1305752  +
Categories Cranial nerve
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