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Medical Term:

communicating branch of tympanic plexus with auricular branch of vagus nerve


a small branch of the glossopharyngeal nerve that joins the auricular branch of the vagus, conveying tactile fibers.

Synonym(s): ramus communicans plexus tympanici cum ramo auriculari nervi vagiTA, communicating branch of glossopharyngeal nerve with auricular branch of vagus nerve, ramus communicans cum nervo glossopharyngeo2, ramus communicans nervi glossopharyngei cum ramo auriculari nervi vagi

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