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Medical Term:

branches of lingual nerve to isthmus of fauces

Definition

branches of the lingual nerve of CN V, conveying general sensation from the oral mucosa between the oral cavity and oropharynx.

Synonym(s): rami isthmi faucium nervi lingualisTA, faucial branches of lingual nerve, rami fauciales nervi lingualis

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