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Cranial Nerves - HIM

Study guide for the 12 cranial nerves

Cranial Nerve I Olfactory; Sensory (smell)
Cranial Nerve II Optic; Sensory (vision)
Cranial Nerve III Oculomotor; Mixed, chiefly motor for eye movements
Cranial Nerve IV Trochlear; Mixed, chiefly motor for eye movements
Cranial Nerve V Trigeminal; Mixed, chiefly motor for face
Cranial Nerve VI Abducens; chiefly motor for facial muscles
Cranial Nerve VII Facial; mixed, for lower face, throat and mouth
Cranial Nerve VIII Vestibulocochlear; sensory, hearing and balance
Cranial Nerve IX Glossopharengeal; mixed, motor for throat muscles; sensory for taste
Cranial Nerve X Vagus; mixed, motor for autonomic heart, lungs, viscera; sensory for viscera, taste buds, and so on
Cranial Nerve XI Accessory; chiefly motor; motor and sensory for larnyx, soft palate, trapezius, and sternocleidomastoic muscles
Cranial Nerve XII Hypoglossal; mixed, chiefly motor for tongue muscles; sensory, same as motor
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