Neuromuscular

FACIAL NERVE ANATOMY

FIGURE LEGEND

1. Facial nerve nucleus
2. Trigeminal nerve: Spinal nucleus
3. Superior salivary nucleus
4. Solitary tract
5. Porus acusticus internus
6. Meatal foramen
7. Greater petrosal nerve
8. Sphenopalatine ganglion
9. Maxillary nerve
10. Lacrimal gland
11. Deep petrosal nerve
12. Vidian nerve
13. Nerve to glands of nose and palate
  (motor fibers to levator palati muscles)
14.Minor petrosal nerve anastamosis
15. Stapedial nerve
16. Chorda tympani
17. Auricular branch
18. Stylomastoid foramen
19. Lingual nerve
20. Submandibular ganglion
21. Submandibular gland
22. Sublingual gland
From Baylor Otolaryngology


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