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1

What nuclei are in the midbrain?

- oculomotor
- trochlear
- mesencephalic

2

What nuclei are in the pons?

- abducens (6)
- facial (7)
- motor trigeminal (5)
- sensory trigeminal (5)
- spinal trigeminal (11)

3

What nuclei are in the medulla?

- hypoglossal
- vagus
- vestibular
- solitary nuc
- nuc ambiguus
- spinal trigeminal

4

What blood vessel services the ventral spinal cord and medulla?

anterior spinal

5

What are some signs of damage to the trigeminal root?

- paralysis of masticatory muscles

- loss of pain, thermal sense, discriminative tough on face

- loss of afferent limb of corneal reflex on the left

6

What are signs of damage to the facial nerve?

- paralysis of upper and lower facial muscles (on sam

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