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Cranial nerves and their functions (Easy tricks to remember)

Cranial Nerves with Functions Easy to Remember

I        Olfactory                                 Smell

II        Optic                                      Vision

III      Oculomotor                           Eye ball movements,Lids,Pupil.lens

IV      Trochlear                                 Downward & Inward Eye movement

V       Trigeminal                               Touch,taste,mastication,temperature

VI      Abducens                                  Eye movement

VII     Facial                                        Facial expression,Taste,Salivation

VIII    Vestibulocochlear (Auditory) Hearing, Equilibrium

IX      Glossophrayngeal                    Salivation,Swallowing, Taste

X        Vagus                                         Visceral Muscle movement

XI      Spinal Accessory                       (Trapezius & Sternocleidomastoid

                                                                   muscle movement)

XII     Hypoglossal                                Tongue & Swallowing

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