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Cranial Nerve_JL

12 cranial nerves: structures & functions

1st cranial nerve Olfactory; Sensory; detects smell
2nd cranial nerve Optic; Sensory; detects vision
3rd cranial nerve Oculomotor; Motor; external eye muscle + sphicter&dilator; parasympathetic
4th cranial nerve Trochlear; Motor; external eye muscle; comes out backward initially
5th cranial nerve Trigeminal; 5-1 sensory near eye; 5-2 sensory mid-face; 5-3 sensory near chin + motor-mastification (chewing)
6th cranial nerve Abducens; Motor; external eye muscle
7th cranial nerve Facial; Sensory- anterior tongue taste; Motor- facial expression; parasympathetic
8th cranial nerve Vestibulocochlear; sensory; balance + auditory
9th cranial nerve Glossopharyngeal; sensory- posterior tongue taste; motor- salivary gland
10th cranial nerve Vagus; sensory- foregut, midgut, pharyngeal taste; motor- intestinal smooth muscle; parasympathetic
11th cranial nerve Accessory; Motor
12th cranial nerve Hypoglossus; Motor; Tongue muscles
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