Cloned from: Cranial Nerves



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Olfactory Nerve Smell
II
Optic Nerve Vision
III
Oculomotor Nerve Eye movement; pupil constriction
IV
Trochlear Nerve Eye Movement
V
Trigeminal Nerve Somatosensory information (touch, pain) from the face and head; muscles for chewing.
VI
Abducens Nerve Eye movement
VII
Facial Nerve Taste (anterior 2/3 of tongue); somatosensory information from ear; controls muscles used in facial expression.
VIII
Vestibulocochlear Nerve Hearing;balance
IX
Glossopharyngeal Nerve Taste (posterior 1/3 of tongue); Somatosensory information from tongue, tonsil, pharynx; controls some muscles used in swallowing.
X
Vagus Nerve Sensory, motor and autonomic functions of viscera (glands, digestion, heart rate)
XI
Spinal Accessory Nerve Controls muscles used in head movement
XII
Hypoglossal Nerve Controls muscles of tongue
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