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Front Back
A protective reflex, it quickly moves your finger away from a hot object
Withdrawal Reflex
This reflex helps you maintain a standing posture; also called the knee-jerk reflex
Patellar Tendon Reflex
This reflex helps your body maintain a normal blood pressure
Baroreceptor Reflex
This reflex is elicited by stroking the sole of the foot
Babinski Reflex
This reflex causes the pupils of the eyes to constrict in response to light
Pupillary Reflex
A stretch reflex; tapping of this tendon in the hell normally causes plantar flexion of the foot
Achilles Tendon Reflex
this reflex involves the glossopharyngeal nerve and helps prevent foot and water from going down the wrong way
Gag Reflex
Senses hearing and balance
Vestibulocochlear
The wanderer; its widely distributed throughout the thoracic and abdominal cavities
Vagus
Helps control the movemets of the tongue
Hypoglossal
Allos you to shrug your shoulders
Accessory
Damange to this nerve causes blindeness
Optic Nerve
Sense of smell
Olfactory
Tic Douloureux, a condition charactorized by extreme facial and jaw pain, is caused by inflammation of this nerve; triggers include eating shaving and exposure to cold temperatures
Trigeminal
A dialated and fixed pupil is caused by pressure on this nerve
Oculomotor
INflammation of this nerve causes Bell's palsy, a paralysis of one side of the face
Facial Nerves
Nerve that supplies most of the extrinsic eye muscles; primary function is the movement of the eyeballs
Oculomotor
Carries sensory information from the eyes to occipital lobe of the brain
Optic
In addition to moving the eyeball, this nerve raises the eyelid and constricts the pupil of the eye
Oculomotor
Ansomia
Olfactory
Cranial Nerve VIII
Vestibulocochlear
Ptosis of the lids
Oculomotor
Cranial Nerve II
Optic
Vertigo
Vestibulocochlear
Cant smile, wrinkle forehead, secrete tears or close eyes on the effected side
Facial
Cranial Nerve X
Vagus
Wristdrop is caused by damage to this nerve
Radial
Crutch Palsy is caused by damage to this nerve
Axillary
Nerve that supplies the diaphragm, an important breathing muscle
Phrenic
Spinal nerves are grouped and sorted here
Plexus(es)
This large nerve leaves or emerges from the distal end of the spinal cord and supplies the buttocks and posterior thighs
Sciatic
Nerve groupings that are described as cervical, brachial, and lubosacral nerves
Plexus(es)
Deadening of this nerve assists in childbirth
Pudenal
Group of nerves that emerge from the distal end of the spinal cord
Cauda Equina
Innervates the inner thigh area
Femoral
If damaged causes footdrop
Common Peroneal
Severing this nerve requires the use of a ventilator
Phrenic
Cranial Nerve XII
Hypoglossal
Cranial Nerve XI
Accessory
Cranial Nerve IX
Glossopharyngeal
Cranial Nerve VIII
Vestibulocochlear
Cranial Nerve VII
Facial
Cranial Nerve VI
Abducens
Cranial Nerve V
Trigeminal
Cranial Nerve IV
Trochlear
Cranial Nerve III
Oculomotor
Cranial Nerve II
Optic
Cranial Nerve I
Olfactory
When spinal nerve innervates a particular area of the skin
Dermatome
How many Cervical Nerves?
8 Pairs
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