Vestibulocochlear nerve

What is Vestibulocochlear nerve?

The vestibulocochlear nerve, known as the eighth cranial nerve, transmits sound and equilibrium (balance) information from the inner ear to the brain.

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I feel tick tick voice just above the right ear and for 3-4 sec. that time i feel that every thing is mooving round . Pl. gide me Dr. Thanks Aruna

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hello, the condition you are refering to is called tinitus. It can be due to various reasons. I would advise you to consult a ent surgeon and get a...

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Twice in the last six weeks I have fallen over backward when I began to lean forward. I am female, 86. Neither time did I lose consciousness. I...

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Hello XXXXX,
I have read your query with diligence.
You have fallen on two occasions after what you describe as losing balance. In addition, you...

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i have a tasteless mouth for the past one month roughly. i can neither appreciate salt or sweet. i cannot enjoy my food becase of this. recently i...

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Hi,

The cause of tastelessness to salt and sweet is specifically related to malfunction of a particular group of taste buds. There could be several...

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I feel tick tick voice just above the right ear and for 3-4 sec. that time i feel that every thing is mooving round . Pl. gide me Dr. Thanks Aruna

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