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*  Parotid gland - Wikipedia
Postganglionic sympathetic fibers from superior cervical sympathetic ganglion reach the gland as periarterial nerve plexuses ... Preganglionic parasympathetic fibers leave the brain stem from inferior salivatory nucleus in the glossopharyngeal nerve and ... The parotid gland is a major salivary gland in many animals. In humans, the two parotid glands are present on either side of ... Each gland lies behind the mandibular ramus and in front of the mastoid process of the temporal bone. The gland can be felt on ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parotid_gland
*  Anatomy Tables - Infratemporal Fossa & Oral Cavity
... carries postganglionic parasympathetic to parotid gland; submandibular ganglion hangs off lingual n. near submandibular gland; ... secretomotor to parotid gland: postganglionic parasympathetic from communicating br. of otic ganglion; preganglionic ... secretomotor to submandibular & sublingual glands (preganglionic parasympathetic to submandibular ganglion). taste to anterior ... postganganglionic parasympathetic to submandibular & sublingual glands. secretomotor to submandibular & sublingual glands. ...
  http://www.med.umich.edu/lrc/coursepages/m1/anatomy2010/html/nervous_system/infratemp_tables.html
*  Indmedica - Journal of the Anatomical Society of India
The presence of the lingual glands and parasympathetic ganglia and the neural pattern of the parasympathetic fibres in the ... The serous, mucous, and mixed glands and parasympathetic ganglion cells are present in animal and human tongue. Anterior two ... Parasympathetic ganglion (arrow); GL - lingual glands; M - lingual muscle. Azocarmine aniline blue 20 X. ... In between the muscle fibres, close tothe inferior surface of the tongue, were lingual glands and parasympathetic ganglion ...
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*  Pharmacology Flashcards by Katarina Tu | Brainscape
2. at autonomic ganglia in both sympathetic and parasympathetic systems - ganglionic blockers work here ... parasympathetic postganglionic synapses, transmitter at neuromuscular junction in skeletal muscle and sweat glands ... in ganglia, skeletal muscle end plates, CNS. -respond to NICOTINE and ACh. -acts at neuromuscular jxn of skeletal muscle ... autonomic effector cells in CNS (heart, vascular endotheliu, smooth muscle, prseynaptic nerve terminals, exocrine glands). - ...
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*  This Week in Science | Science
By exploiting the close association during development of the parasympathetic ganglion with the mouse embryonic salivary gland ... The peripheral parasympathetic nervous system innervates many organs during embryogenesis; however, the function of this ... These progenitor cells are then maintained in the adult salivary gland. A similar system was observed in the developing ... prostate gland. Peripheral innervation is thus necessary for organogenesis and may also be involved in organ repair or ...
  http://science.sciencemag.org/content/329/5999/twis
*  The Throat Chakra
The third cervical vertebrae, respiratory system, thyroid and parathyroid glands, cervical ganglia, mouth, trachea, ...
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*  Factors Affecting Saliva Production Experiments
The glossopharyngeal nerve will supply the parasympathetic impulses to the parotid gland via the otic ganglion. On the other ... Saliva is secreted by the salivary glands which is an exocrine gland. There are three types of salivary glands, mainly parotids ... the parasympathetic fibers will then bring the response to the salivary glands which mainly the parotid glands. Since parotid ... In parasympathetic nervous system, impulses will be send to the salivary glands by the cranial nerve which is nerves that ...
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*  Eye of the Storm | definition of Eye of the Storm by Medical dictionary
Parasympathetic fibers from the ciliary ganglion pass to the lacrimal gland, ciliary muscle, and constrictor muscles of the ... A. Dry eyes are often caused when the lacrimal gland does not produce sufficient tears to keep the entire conjunctiva and ... Several accessory structures, namely the eyelids, LACHRYMAL GLANDS and CONJUNCTIVA, protect the eye from external damage. ... Sympathetic postganglionic fibers originate in the carotid plexus, their cell bodies lying in the superior cervical ganglion. ...
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*  Lazy eyes | definition of lazy eyes by Medical dictionary
Parasympathetic fibers from the ciliary ganglion pass to the lacrimal gland, ciliary muscle, and constrictor muscles of the ... Sympathetic postganglionic fibers originate in the carotid plexus, their cell bodies lying in the superior cervical ganglion. ... absence of one or both of the lacrimal glands, paralysis of the facial or trigeminal nerves, medication with atropine, and deep ...
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*  Ampullar nerve, inferior | definition of ampullar nerve, inferior by Medical dictionary
... superior and inferior ganglia) and supplies the tongue, pharynx, and parotid gland; modality, motor, parasympathetic, and ... Its preganglionic parasympathetic axons synapse in the ciliary ganglion; the ganglion cell axons (postganglionic ... parasympathetic nerve autonomic nerve within the parasympathetic division (see parasympathetic nervous system) ... and palatine glands and nasopharynx, via pterygopalatine ganglion and its branches; modality, parasympathetic and general ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/ampullar+nerve%2C+inferior
*  UAMS Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences - Viscera of the Head and Neck
largest salivary gland; innervated by postganglionic parasympathetic fibers from the otic ganglion via the auriculotemporal n. ... lacrimal gland is innervated by postganglionic parasympathetic fibers from the pterygopalatine ganglion via the communicating ... submandibular gland is innervated by postganglionic parasympathetic fibers from the submandibular ganglion. ... four small endocrine glands located on the posterior surface of the lateral lobes of the thyroid gland. two pair of glands that ...
  http://anatomy.uams.edu/AnatomyHTML/viscera_head&neck.html
*  Glossopharyngeal nerve - Wikipedia
It supplies parasympathetic fibers to the parotid gland via the otic ganglion. It supplies motor fibers to stylopharyngeus ... Visceral motor (general visceral efferent) - provides parasympathetic innervation of the parotid gland via the otic ganglion ... Parasympathetic component of the glossopharyngeal nerve that innervates the ipsilateral parotid gland. Origin and central ... From the superior and inferior ganglia in jugular foramen, it has its own sheath of dura mater. The inferior ganglion on the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossopharyngeal_nerve
*  Pineal gland - Wikipedia
The pineal gland receives a sympathetic innervation from the superior cervical ganglion. A parasympathetic innervation from the ... The gland is reddish-gray and about the size of a grain of rice (5-8 mm) in humans. The pineal gland, also called the pineal ... The pineal gland, also known as the conarium or epiphysis cerebri, is a small endocrine gland in the vertebrate brain. The ... However, the pineal gland continues to have an exalted status in the realm of pseudoscience. The pineal gland is a midline ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pineal_gland
*  Sublingual gland - Wikipedia
The chorda tympani nerve (from the facial nerve via the submandibular ganglion) is secretomotor and provides parasympathetic ... Salivary glands. Mandible. Inner surface. Side view. Sublingual gland Sublingual gland Sublingual gland Illustrated Dental ... The paired sublingual glands are major salivary glands in the mouth. They are the smallest, most diffuse, and the only ... The gland receives its blood supply from the sublingual and submental arteries. Lymph from the sublingual salivary gland drains ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sublingual_gland
*  Otic ganglion - Wikipedia
It is one of four parasympathetic ganglia of the head and neck. The others are the ciliary ganglion, the submandibular ganglion ... The fibers pass through the ganglion without relay and reach the parotid gland via the auriculotemporal nerve. They are ... The otic ganglion is a small (2-3 mm), oval shaped, flattened parasympathetic ganglion of a reddish-gray color, located ... The otic ganglion is a small parasympathetic ganglion located immediately below the foramen ovale in the infratemporal fossa ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otic_ganglion
*  Submandibular ganglion - Wikipedia
Postganglionic parasympathetic fibers to the oral mucosa and the submandibular and sublingual salivary glands.They are ... Like other parasympathetic ganglia of the head and neck, the submandibular ganglion is the site of synapse for parasympathetic ... It is one of four parasympathetic ganglia of the head and neck. (The others are the otic ganglion, pterygopalatine ganglion, ... These do not synapse in this ganglion. Preganglionic parasympathetic fibers from the superior salivatory nucleus of the Pons, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Submandibular_ganglion
*  Facial nerve - Wikipedia
It arises at the geniculate ganglion and provides parasympathetic innervation to several glands, including the nasal gland, ... palatine gland, lacrimal gland, and pharyngeal gland. It also provides parasympathetic innervation to the sphenoid sinus, ... It also supplies parasympathetic innervation to the nasal mucosa and the lacrimal gland via the pterygopalatine ganglion. The ... The facial nerve also supplies parasympathetic fibers to the submandibular gland and sublingual glands via chorda tympani. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Facial_nerve
*  Thyroid - Wikipedia
... middle and inferior cervical ganglion of the sympathetic trunk. The gland receives parasympathetic nerve supply from the ... The thyroid gland, or simply the thyroid, is an endocrine gland in the neck, consisting of two lobes connected by an isthmus. ... In a healthy person the gland is not visible yet is palpable as a soft mass. Examination of the thyroid gland includes the ... There are many variants in the size and shape of the thyroid gland, and in the position of the embedded parathyroid glands. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thyroid
*  Autonomic nerve - Wikipedia
They will travel to the lacrimal gland via the lacrimal nerve. Parasympathetic will induce lacrimation and vice versa.. ... These neurons derive from the superior cervical ganglion and the pterygopalatine ganglion respectively. ... The autonomic nerve is a small nerve which carries postganglionic sympathetic and parasympathetic neurons from the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autonomic_nerve
*  Greater petrosal nerve - Wikipedia
... the pterygopalatine ganglion whose parasympathetic postganglionic fibers synapse with the lacrimal gland and the mucosal glands ... Preganglionic parasympathetic fibres exit the geniculate ganglion as the greater petrosal nerve. It enters the middle cranial ... While preganglionic parasympathetic fibres pass through the geniculate ganglion, they neither synapse, nor have their cell ... The fibers have synapses in the pterygopalatine ganglion (also known as the sphenopalatine ganglion). Preganglionic ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greater_petrosal_nerve
*  Intermediate nerve - Wikipedia
These fibers reach the geniculate ganglion but do not synapse. Some of these preganglionic parasympathetic fibers persist ... These postganglionic neurons send axons that provide parasympathetic innervation to the lacrimal gland via a communicating ... These postganglionic neurons provide parasympathetic innervation to the submandibular and sublingual glands. The sensory ... The geniculate ganglion contains the cell bodies of the sensory component of the nervus intermedius. Geniculate neuralgia is a ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intermediate_nerve
*  Tympanic nerve - Wikipedia
Parasympathetic secretory fibers continue as the Lesser Petrosal nerve and provide secretomotor innervation to the parotid ... gland. The secretory fibers enter the otic ganglion. Sympathetic fibers (for the large deep petrosal nerve) through ... It arises from the petrous ganglion, and ascends to the tympanic cavity through a small canal, the inferior tympanic ... Lesser petrosal nerve Sympathetic connections of the otic and superior cervical ganglia. This article incorporates text in the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tympanic_nerve
*  Submandibular gland - Wikipedia
Parasympathetic innervation to the submandibular glands is provided by the superior salivatory nucleus via the chorda tympani, ... Distribution of the maxillary and mandibular nerves, and the submaxillary ganglion. Mucus cell are identifiable by the lack of ... Submandibular gland Submandibular gland Submandibular gland lateral view Submandibular gland Submandibular gland - right view ... The paired submandibular glands (historically known as submaxillary glands) are major salivary glands located beneath the floor ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Submandibular_gland
*  Chorda tympani - Wikipedia
Presynaptic parasympathetic fibers to the submandibular ganglion, providing secretomotor innervation to two salivary glands: ... the submandibular gland and sublingual gland and to the vessels of the tongue, which when stimulated, cause a dilation of blood ... The fibers of the chorda tympani travel with the lingual nerve to the submandibular ganglion. Here, the preganglionic fibers of ... Distribution of the maxillary and mandibular nerves, and the submaxillary ganglion. Plan of the facial and intermediate nerves ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chorda_tympani
*  Geniculate ganglion - Wikipedia
... and parasympathetic components of the facial nerve and sends fibers that will innervate the lacrimal glands, submandibular ... Sensory and parasympathetic inputs are carried into the geniculate ganglion via the nervus intermedius. Motor fibers are ... The motor fibers of the facial nerve proper and parasympathetic fibers to the submandibular and pterygopalatine ganglia do not ... The geniculate ganglion is one of several ganglia of the head and neck. Like the others, it is a bilaterally distributed ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geniculate_ganglion