Cranial nerve

What is Cranial nerve?

There are 12 cranial nerve and each has separate function, namely , Olfactory , optic , occulomotor , trochlear , trigeminal , abducent , facial , vestibulococclear, glassophareangeal , vagus , accesory , hypoglossal respectively from number 1 to 12 . As olfactory for smell . optic for vision,facial for face ( supply ).

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Can an ENT perform cranial nerve decompression surgery?

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Yes, only 7 and 8 cranial nerve.

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Yes, a ent specialist , that too a neuro otologist can...

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4th cranial nerve damage can be due to broken nasal bones. Like being hit across the face ?...

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4th cranial nerve paralysis

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Once you trace out structure of this .muscle...

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I have a numb feeling in my forearm area near my left elbow and also have a droopy left eyelid. For the previous few days, I believe I have been...

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Droopy eyelid UNRELATED to any pinched nerves from spinal cord

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