Nerve to the stapedius

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Nerve: Nerve to the stapedius
Latin nervus stapedius
Gray's subject #202 904
Innervates    Stapedius
From facial nerve
Dorlands
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]



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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