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1

Olfactory (Ooh)

Smell

2

Optic (Ooh)

Vision

3

Oculomotor (Ooh)

Eye movement and pupillary reaction

4

Trochlear (To)

Eye Movement

5

Trigeminal (Touch)

Face Sensation

6

Abducens (A)

Eye Movement

7

Facial (Female)

Facial muscles and taste

8

Vestibulotrochlear/Acoustic (Virgin)

Hearing and balance

9

Glossopharyngeal (Girl's)

Swallow, voice and gag reflex

10

Vagus (Vagina)

Swallow, voice and gag reflex

11

Spinal Accessory (And)

SCM and Trapezius

12

Hypoglossal (Hymen)

Tongue MOvement

13

Olfactory (Ooh) Test

Identify odors with eyes closed.

14

Optic (Ooh) Test

Test peripheral vision with 1 eye closed.

15

Oculomotor (Ooh) Test

Peripheral vision,eye chart, reaction to light.

16

Trochlear (To) Test

Test ability to depress and adduct the eye.

17

Trigeminal (Touch)

Face sensation and clench teeth.

18

Abducens (A)

Test ability to abduct eye past midline.

19

Facial (Female)

Close eyes and smile; detect various taste-sweet, sour, salty, bitter.

20

Vestibulotrochlear/Acoustic (Virgin)

Hearing; balance - feet together, eyes open/closed X 5 seconds; test for past-pointing.

21

Glossopharyngeal (Girl's)

Swallow and say "Ahh", use tongue depressor to elicit gag reflex.

22

Vagus (Vagina)

Swallow and say "Ahh", use tongue depressor to elicit gag reflex.

23

Spinal Accessory (And)

Rotate/Side Bend neck; shrug shoulders.

24

Hypoglossal (Hymen)

Protrude tongue (watch for lateral deviation)