Motor root of ciliary ganglion

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motor root of ciliary ganglion --> parasympathetic root of ciliary ganglion

A branch of the oculomotor nerve supplying parasympathetic preganglionic nerve fibres to the ciliary ganglion.

Synonym: radix parasympathica ganglii ciliaris, radix oculomotoria ganglii ciliaris, motor root of ciliary ganglion, oculomotor root of ciliary ganglion, radix brevis ganglii ciliaris, short root of ciliary ganglion.