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Root of tongue

root of tongue

The posterior attached portion of the tongue.

Synonym: radix linguae, base of tongue.


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Re: Vagus Nerve

... the external surface of the eardrum and internal abdominal organs. The root of the nerve exits the cranial cavity via the jugular foramen. Within ... ( in human sensory reception: Nerve supply ) ...two-thirds of the tongue is supplied by one nerve (the lingual nerve), the back of the tongue ...

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by sanjidcapa
Tue May 05, 2009 9:15 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vagus Nerve
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