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Definition of the noun accessory nerve
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- arises from two sets of roots (cranial and spinal) that unite to form the nerve
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by David W. Loring, Stephen Bowden
Accessory nerve (spinal accessory nerve) Acetylcholine (ACh) (anarithmetria) and spatial acalculia. Milder forms of acalculia may affect division and multiplication more than addition and subtraction. The lesion classically involves the left ...
In other words, the lower portion of the nucleus ambiguus corresponding to the accessory nerve roots emerging from the bulb, which may be conveniently distinguished by the term vago-accessory, are in this sense the lower roots of the vagus.
by William Alexander Newman Dorland
spinal accessory nerve ; 18, second cervical ...
A Dictionary of Psychology (2015)
by Andrew M. Colman
cranial accessory nerve n. Another name for either of the pair of *accessory nerves that ...
accessory nerve The eleventh cranial nerve, which emerges from the ...
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
(spinal accessory nerve) the eleventh *cranial nerve ...
by Donald Venes, MD
Spinal accessory nerve. SEE: cranial nerve for illus. acoustic n. Auditory 11. SEE: illus. adrenergic n. A nerve that uses a catecholamine as its main neurotransmitter. afferent n. A nerve that conducts impulses toward the brain or spinal cord.
by Elizabeth A. Martin, Oxford University Press
accessory nerve (spinal accessory nerve) the eleventh *cranial nerve (XI), which arises from two roots, ...
by Stuart Sutherland
accessory nerve exaggerate the dissimilarities between items that they place in different categories. accessory nerve. The 11th CRANIAL NERVE. One branch of the nerve serves the pharynx and larynx, the other serves two of the neck ...
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