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communicating branches of lingual nerve with hypoglossal nerve


Definition: communicating branches between the lingual nerve (from mandibular nerve) and hypoglossal nerve forming a plexus on the hyoglossus muscle.

Synonym(s): rami communicantes nervi lingualis cum nervo hypoglossoTA

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