Cranial Nerves

  1. Olfactory
    I (sensory, smell)
  2. Optic
    II (sensory, vision)
  3. Oculomotor
    III (motor, eye movement and pupil constriction)
  4. Trochlear
    IV (motor, superior oblique eye muscle)
  5. Trigeminal
    V (senory/motor, responsible for sense on scalp and face and for movement of mastication/jaw muscles.)
  6. Abducens
    VI (Motor, Lateral rectus eye muscle)
  7. Facial
    VII (Sensory/motor, senses taste and controls facial movement.
  8. Vestibulocochlear
    VIII (Sensory, hearing and equilibrium)
  9. Glossopharyngeal
    IX (Sensory / motor, touch and taste and sensory info from carotid bodies. Controls one pharyengeal muscle)
  10. Vagus
    X (sensory / motor, visceral info from internal organs and eardrum. Controls most pharyngeal muscles).
  11. Acessory
    XI (motor, trapezius muscle and sternocleidomastoid muscle)
  12. Hypoglossal
    XII (motor, intrinsic amd extrinsic tounge muscles)
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Cranial Nerves
Cranial nerves for oral exam #5