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cranial nerves tests

cranial nerves

Glossopharyngeal Taste on 1/3 posterior tongue. Swallowing, gag reflex, stimulates parotid gland secretions
Trochlear up and down eye movement
trigeminal Major sensory nerve of the face. Chewing, corneal reflex, blink reflex.
III Oculomotor
Abducens Lateral Eye movement
Optic Nerve Sight
How to Check the optic nerve? Snellen Chart
Oculomotor pupil constriction; extra ocular movement
Spinal Accessory Rotation of head, Raising the shoulders
XII Hypoglossal
Saying to remember the cranial nerves in order On Old Olympus Towering Tops A Fin And German Viewed Some Hops
3 branches of Trigeminal Nerve Opthalmic, Maxillary, Mandible
Olfactory Transmits sense of smell
What nerve passes thru thalmus Olfactory
Saying for Sensory, Motor, or Mixed Some Say Marry Money, But My Brother Says Bad Business Marries Money
X Vagus
II Optic Nerve
Cranial Nerves IX - XII Medulla Oblongata
Vagus Nerve Test Have Patient say "Ahh"
V Trigeminal
Facial Nerve Test Have patient smile and frown
Vestibulocochlear Nerve Test Whisper Test
Cranial Nerves III - IV Midbrain
Cranial Nerves V - VIII Pons
Hypoglossal Nerve Test Have patient stick tongue out; tongue should be @ midline
Trigeminal Corneal Reflex test Have patient look to side; touch cornea w/ cotton wisp, watch for blinking reflex
Vagal Stimulation Causes Bradycardia and hypotension. Also stimulates gastric juices, along with GI
Auditory/acoustic/vestibulocochlear Nerve Hearing and balance
IX Glossopharyngeal
IV Trochlear
Vagus Parasympathetic Nervous system. Called the wonderer. Longest cranial nerve in the body. Stimulated by gag reflex and Rectal exam
XI Spinal Accessory
I Olfactory
Hypoglossal Movement of the tongue
Cranial Nerves I - II Higher than Midbrain
VI Abducens
Facial Taste on 2/3 of anterior tongue ; facial expressions
VII Facial
VIII Auditory/Acoustic/Vestibulocochlear
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