Cranial Nerves

Card Set Information

Author:
alyssau12
ID:
287216
Filename:
Cranial Nerves
Updated:
2014-10-27 16:57:51
Tags:
ANSC
Folders:

Description:
Anatomy & physiology
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user alyssau12 on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. type and function of olfactory nerve:
    • sensory
    • olfaction
  2. type and function of optic nerve:
    • sensory
    • vision
  3. type and function of oculomotor nerve:
    • motor
    • motor to extraocular eye muscles; parasympathetic
  4. type and function of trochlear nerve:
    • motor
    • muscle of eye
  5. type and function of ophthalmic nerve:
    • sensory
    • eye and dorsal parts of head
  6. type and function of maxillary nerve:
    • sensory
    • maxillary region, nasal cavity, etc
  7. type and function of mandibular nerve:
    • mixed
    • sensory to tongue,lower teeth, jaw
    • motor to muscles of mastication
  8. type and function of abducens nerve:
    • motor
    • muscles of eye
  9. type and function of facial nerve:
    • mixed
    • sensory to taste
    • motor to muscles of facial expression
  10. type and function of vestibulocochlear nerve:
    • sensory
    • hearing
  11. type and function of glossopharyngeal nerve:
    • mixed
    • sensory: taste
    • parasympathetic
    • motor: pharyngeal muscles
  12. type and function of vagus nerve:
    • mixed
    • sensory: pharyngeal, laryngeal mucosa, visceral
    • parasympathetic
    • motor to pharyngeal muscles
  13. type and function of accessory nerve:
    • motor
    • cervical and shoulder muscles
  14. type and function of hypoglossal nerve:
    • motor
    • muscles of tongue

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview