posterior ampullary nerve

pos·te·ri·or am·pul·lary nerve

a branch of the vestibular part of the eighth cranial nerve that supplies the crista ampullaris of the posterior semicircular duct.
Synonym(s): nervus ampullaris posterior [TA]
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Eye movements in response to electric stimulation of the human posterior ampullary nerve. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2007; 116: 369-74.

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