nerves

  1. Short ciliary nerves
    carry PS postg. and afferent fibers to back of eyeball

    connected to ciliary ganglion
  2. Nasociliary nerve
    • opthalmic branch of V1
    • afferent fibers pass through ciliary ganglion (senza synapse)
  3. Optic nerve
    sheaths are continuous w/ meninges of brain, quindi subarachnoid spazia continues to back of eyeball
  4. Opthalmic branch of trigeminal nerve
    • frontal
    • lacrimal
    • nasociliary
  5. Frontal nerve
    sensory info for skin of forehead, mucosa of frontal sinus, skin of upper eyelid

    lies btw superior levator palpebrae and periosteum/periorbit

    branch of V1
  6. Lacrimal nerve
    sensory info for lacrimal glands, conjunctiva, and lateral upper eyelids

    originates at V1 but hitches a ride on VII
Author
embryo
ID
97690
Card Set
nerves
Description
MS1/Mod 1: gross anatomy and embryology; nerves
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