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Cranial Nerve FC

Cricks Cranial Nerve Info

olfactory nerve senses smells
optic nerve senses visual signals
oculomoter nerve moves eye muscles (4 of 6)
trochlear nerve moves head and eyes
trigeminal nerve sense facial stimuli & move muscles of mastication
abducens nerve motor control of lateral-medial movement of eyes
facial nerves sense taste from anterior 2/3 of tongue move muscles for facial expression, moves glands in mouth
vestibulochlear nerve balance and hearing
glossopharyngeal nerve sense taste in posterior 1/3 of tongue, moves the pharynx, moves salivation glands
Vagus Nerve sense taste deep in throat, parasymthetic movement of heart, lungs, kidneys, also moves pharynx and salivary glands
spinal accessory moves larynx and pharynx, also moves sternocleidomastiod and trapezius muscles
hypoglossial nerve moves tongue
Created by: russcrick



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