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branches of auriculotemporal nerve to tympanic membrane


Definition: sensory branch of the auriculotemporal nerve (from CN V3) supplying the external surface of the tympanic membrane.

Synonym(s): rami membranae tympani nervi auriculotemporalisTA, nerve of tympanic membrane

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