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Nervous System and Brain

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Signs and Symptoms: Neurologic Manifestations | Pain | Information Processing Disorders | Language Disorders | Learning Disorders | Perceptual Disorders

Central Nervous System: Brain Diseases | Brain Injury | Infections | Malformations | Spinal Cord Diseases | Spinal Cord Injury

Other Diseases and Disorders: Autoimmune Nervous System Diseases | Autonomic Nervous System Diseases | Cranial Nerve Disorders | Degenerative Nervous System Diseases | Dementias | Headache and Migraine | Motor Neuron Diseases | Movement Disorders | Peripheral Nerve Disorders | Sleep Disorders

Other Topics: General Nervous System and Brain | Anatomy | Diagnostic Procedures | Neural Transplantation | Surgery


Cranial Nerve Disorders

(Jump to: Overviews | Abducens Nerve (VI) | Accessory Nerve (XI) | Acoustic Nerve (VIII) | Facial Nerve (VII) | Glossopharyngeal Nerve (IX) | Hypoglossal Nerve (XII) | Oculomotor Nerve (III) | Olfactory Nerve (I) | Optic Nerve (II) | Trigeminal Nerve (V) | Trochlear Nerve (IV) | Vagus Nerve (X) )

Overviews
Overview of the Cranial Nerves:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Cranial Nerves:Yale University School of Medicine


Cranial Nerve I: Olfactory Nerve
See Ears, Nose and Throat, Smell Disorders


Cranial Nerve II: Optic Nerve
See Eye Diseases, Optic Nerve Disorders


Cranial Nerve III: Oculomotor Nerve
See Eye Diseases,Cranial Nerve Palsy


Cranial Nerve IV: Trochlear Nerve
See Eye Diseases,Cranial Nerve Palsy


Cranial Nerve V: Trigeminal Nerve
Trigeminal Neuralgia:AANS
Trigeminal Neuralgia (Tic Douloureux) Fact Sheet:NINDS
Trigeminal Neuralgia:Beth Israel Medical Center
Trigeminal Neuralgia:MedlinePlus


Cranial Nerve VI: Abducens Nerve
See Eye Diseases,Cranial Nerve Palsy


Cranial Nerve VII: Facial Nerve
General Information
Facial Nerve Disorders:Columbia University Medical Center
Surgery for Facial Nerve Disorders:Columbia University Medical Center
Facial Nerve Clinic:Stanford Hospital & Clinics
Bell's Palsy
Bell's Palsy Fact Sheet:NINDS
Bell's Palsy:UpToDate Patient Information
Bell's Palsy:MedlinePlus
Ramsay-Hunt Syndrome
Ramsay-Hunt Syndrome (Herpes Zoster Oticus):NINDS
Ramsay Hunt Syndrome:Mayo Clinic


Cranial Nerve VIII: Acoustic Nerve
Acoustic Neuroma, see Ear, Nose and Throat, Ear Disorders
Vestibular Neuronitis, see Ear, Nose and Throat, Balance Disorders


Cranial Nerve IX: Glossophyaryngeal Nerve
Glossophyaryngeal Neuralgia:Merck Manual, Home Edition


Cranial Nerve X: Vagus Nerve
Vagus Nerve Anatomy:Medscape


Cranial Nerve XI: Accessory Nerve
Accessory Neuropathy:MedicineNet


Cranial Nerve XII: Hypoglossal Nerve
Hypoglossal Nerve Disorders:Merck Manual, Home Edition


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