Quantcast Table 1-1. 12 pairs of cranial nerves and their functions. - The Central Nervous System

Share on Google+Share on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on TwitterShare on DiggShare on Stumble Upon
Custom Search
 
  
 
Smell
I
Olfactory.
Sight
II
Optic.
NOTE: Neither the olfactory nor the optic nerves are really cranial nerves since these
nerves are composed of fibers belonging to the central nervous system.
Movement of the eyeball, lens, and
III
Oculomotor
pupillary sphincter
Superior oblique muscle of the eye
IV
Trochlear
Affects ophthalmic, maxillary, and mandible areas;
V
Trigeminal
controls muscles of mastication
Moves the eye outward
VI
Abducens
Controls muscles of the face, scalp, ears; controls
VII
Facial
salivary glands; receives taste sensation from the
anterior 2/3 of the tongue
Hearing and equilibrium
VIII Acoustic
Sensations from the pharynx and the posterior 1/3 of the
IX
Glossopharyngeal
tongue
Sensory and motor to thoracic and abdominal viscera
X
Vagus
Permits movement of head and shoulders
XI
Accessory
Controls muscles of tongue
XII
Hypoglossal
Table 1-1. 12 pairs of cranial nerves and their functions.
MD0572
1-13



Medical News
Living forever may never be possible, study says
Is there a limit to how old humans could one...
medicalxpress.com
Women with severe, chronic health issues are screened for breast cancer less often
Women with severe disabilities and multiple chronic conditions are screened...
medicalxpress.com
New enzyme targets for selective cancer therapies
Thanks to important discoveries in basic and clinical research and...
medicalxpress.com
Towards renal artery stenosis treatment
Renal artery stenting to open blockages in the kidney arteries...
medicalxpress.com
ACS Exec Exits After Projecting $40-Million Revenue Slump
(MedPage Today) -- The American Cancer Society spent 3 years...
medpagetoday.com
Mining Twitter to identify cases of foodborne illness
During this year’s Big Data in Biomedicine conference at Stanford,...
scopeblog.stanford.edu
Online screening for rare lung cancer subtypes opens door to new kind of clinical trial
In the previous few years, several breakthrough treatments have become...
medicalxpress.com
Use a rule of thumb to control how much you drink
Sticking to a general rule of pouring just a half...
medicalxpress.com
Lifestyle Change Cost-Effective for T2D Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Overweight patients with type 2 diabetes who...
medpagetoday.com
This Week in the Endocrine Journals
(MedPage Today) -- Studies making an impact in endocrinology this...
medpagetoday.com
Clinical trial of Auxilium's Xiaflex shows it to be effective in smoothing cellulite
(Medical Xpress)—Biopharmaceutical company Auxilium has announced that the results of...
medicalxpress.com
More common procedures for painful facial tics carry high costs, reports study in Neurosurgery
For patients who need surgery for facial pain caused by...
medicalxpress.com
Morning Break: Ice Bucket Challenger Dies, Vicodin Now Schedule II
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the...
medpagetoday.com
Educational intervention helps ensure appropriate ECHO use
(HealthDay)—An appropriate use criteria (AUC)-based educational intervention can improve the...
medicalxpress.com
Study identifies challenges faced by NYU nurses after Hurricane Sandy
Many recall the dramatic images of nurses at New York...
medicalxpress.com
Study shows epigenetic changes in children with Crohn's disease
A new study finds a wide range of epigenetic changes—alterations...
medicalxpress.com
Many patients are discharged without a diagnosis
Chest pain, breathing difficulties, fainting. Each year approx. 265,000 Danes...
medicalxpress.com
Research underway to create pomegranate drug to stem Alzheimer's and Parkinson's
THE onset of Alzheimer's disease can be slowed and some...
medicalxpress.com
Wellness visits, physicals need different documentation
(HealthDay)—Documentation rules for annual wellness visits (AWVs) for Medicare differ...
medicalxpress.com
Unidentified fever kills 13 in DR Congo in 10 days
A fever of unidentified origin has killed 13 people in...
medicalxpress.com
 


Privacy Statement - Copyright Information. - Contact Us

comments powered by Disqus

Integrated Publishing, Inc.
9438 US Hwy 19N #311 Port Richey, FL 34668

Phone For Parts Inquiries: (727) 755-3260
Google +