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communicating branch of internal laryngeal branch with recurrent laryngeal nerve


Definition: branch of internal branch of superior laryngeal nerve communicating with the recurrent laryngeal nerve in the wall of the laryngopharynx supplying sensory fibers to the latter.

Synonym(s): ramus communicans nervi laryngei interni cum nervo laryngeo recurrenteTA, communicating branch of superior laryngeal nerve with recurrent laryngeal nerve, Galen anastomosis, Galen nerve, ramus communicans nervi laryngei recurrentis cum ramo laryngeo interno, ramus communicans nervi laryngei superioris cum nervo laryngeo recurrente

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