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communicating branch of facial nerve with glossopharyngeal nerve


Definition: a small branch from the digastric branch of the facial nerve to the glossopharyngeal nerve.

Synonym(s): ramus communicans nervi facialis cum nervo glossopharyngeoTA, Haller ansa, ramus communicans cum nervo glossopharyngeo1

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