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FunctionCranial NervesExtra Info
Innervates all larynx muscles, all pharynx muscles (except stylopharyngeus), all palate muscles (except tensor veli palatini)
Potentially damaged from tumor on pituitary gland.
Only cranial nerve that doesn't leave the cranial cavity
Functions in parasympathetic nervous system to constrict pupils
Parasympathetic to the Parotid gland via otic ganglion
Lesion of this nerve would impede abducting the arm above 90 degrees
Lesion of this nerve = vertical diplopia and head tilted away from affected side.
Innervates anterior belly of digastric, mylohyoid, tensor veli palatini, and tensor tympani muscles
Lesion of this nerve = deviation of tongue TOWARD damaged nerve. 'You lick your wounds'
Exits the Skull through the cribriform plate and functions in smell
Innervates post. belly of the digastric, stylohyoid, and stapedius muscles
Lesion of this nerve = medial deviation of eye

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