Accessory nerve

C0000905

SYNONYMS

Spinal accessory nerve, Accessory nerve [XI], Cervical accessory nerve, Spinal accessory nerve tree, Spinal part of accessory nerve, Willis' nerve, Set of accessory nerves, Radix spinalis nervus accessorius, Pars spinalis nervus accessorius, Nervus accessorius [XI], ,Accessorisk nerv, Accessory Nerve, Accessory nerve structure, Accessory nerve, NOS, Accessory Nerve, Spinal, Accessory Nerves, Accessory Nerves, Spinal, Cervical accessory nerve, Cranial Nerve XI, Cranial Nerve, Eleventh, Cranial Nerves, Eleventh, DOBAVOCHNYI NERV, Décimo Primeiro Nervo Craniano, Eleventh Cranial Nerve, Eleventh Cranial Nerves, ELFTER HIRNNERV, estructura del nervio accesorio, Hirnnerv XI, Lisähermo, Nerf accessoire, Nerf accessoire de Willis, Nerf crânien 11, Nerf crânien XI, Nerf spinal accessoire, Nerve, Accessory, Nerve, Eleventh Cranial, Nerve, Spinal Accessory, Nerves, Accessory, Nerves, Eleventh Cranial, Nerves, Spinal Accessory, Nervio Accesorio, nervio accesorio espinal, Nervio Craneal XI, nervio espinal, Nervio Espinal Accesorio, Nervo accessorio, Nervo accessorio spinale, Nervo Acessório, Nervo Acessório Espinal, Nervo Acessório Espinhal, Nervo Craniano XI, Nervo cranico XI, nervus accessorius, Nervus cranialis XI, Nerw dodatkowy, Nerw XI, Onceavo Nervio Craneal, Onzième nerf crânien, Onzième paire crânienne, Papildnervs, Pars spinalis nervus accessorius, Radix spinalis nervus accessorius, Set of accessory nerves, Spinal Accessory Nerve, Spinal accessory nerve tree, Spinal Accessory Nerves, Spinal part of accessory nerve, SPINAL'NYI DOBAVOCHNYI NERV, Spinaler Nervus accessorius, Undicesimo nervo cranico, undécimo nervio craneal, undécimo par craneal, undécimo par craneano, Willis' nerve, XI Nervio Craneal, XI Nervo Craniano, XI Par Craneal, XI Par Craniano, XI. Hirnnerv, XIe hersenzenuw, 副神経, 第11脳神経, 脊髄副神経, ДОБАВОЧНЫЙ НЕРВ, СПИНАЛЬНЫЙ ДОБАВОЧНЫЙ НЕРВ

DEFINITIONS

The 11th cranial nerve. The accessory nerve originates from neurons in the medulla and in the cervical spinal cord. It has a cranial root, which joins the vagus (10th cranial) nerve and sends motor fibers to the muscles of the larynx, and a spinal root, which sends motor fibers to the trapezius and the sternocleidomastoid muscles.
MSH

The 11th cranial nerve, which sends motor impulses to the muscles of the upper thorax, back, shoulders, and pharynx.
NCI

View more…