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Medical Term:

sensory root of sublingual ganglion

Definition

branch or branches of the lingual nerve conveying sensory fibers to the sublingual ganglion that traverse the ganglion without synapse for distribution to the floor of the mouth.

Synonym(s): radix sensoria ganglii sublingualisTA, ganglionic branches of lingual nerve to sublingual ganglion, ganglionic branches of lingual nerve to submandibular ganglion, rami communicantes ganglii sublingualis cum nervo linguali

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