Nerve to the stapedius

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Nerve to the stapedius
Details
Latin nervus stapedius
Innervates Stapedius
From
facial nerve
Identifiers
Gray's p.904
Dorlands
/Elsevier
n_05/12566754
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The Nerve to the Stapedius (tympanic branch) arises opposite the pyramidal eminence.

It passes through a small canal in this eminence to reach the muscle.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.