trigeminus


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tri·gem·i·nal

(trī-jem'i-năl),
Relating to the fifth cranial (trigeminus) nerve.
Synonym(s): trigeminus
[L. trigeminus, threefold]

trigeminus

(trī-jĕm′ə-nəs)
n. pl. trigemi·ni (-nī′)

trigeminus

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They were located near the soft cerebral membrane, chiefly in the regions of the posterior long fasciculi, the nuclei of the abducent vestibular and trigeminus nerves, under the ependyma, in the area of the cochlear nerve nuclei, the Gover's fasciculi, and in the base of the cerebellum.
This pathway, shown in Figure 9 for the nasal and tracheobronchial regions, comprises sensory nerve endings of the olfactory and the trigeminus nerves and an intricate network of sensory nerve endings in the tracheobronchial region.
There are additional neuronal translocation pathways for solid NSPs via the trigeminus nerve and tracheobronchial sensory nerves (Table 6).