Nucleus containing parasympathetic neurons giving rise to the parasympathetic division of the facial nerve, innervating the salivary glands (Brodal, Neurological Anatomy, 3rd ed., 1981, pg 703). [ BIRNLEX:1131 ]

Synonyms: superior salivary nucleus

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Term information

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latin term
nucleus salivatorius superior [ NeuroNames:590 ]

latin term
nucleus salivatorius rostralis [ NeuroNames:590 ]

latin term
nucleus salivarius superior [ NeuroNames:590 ]

latin term
nucleus salivatorius cranialis [ NeuroNames:590 ]

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has related synonym

nucleus salivatorius rostralis

nucleus salivatorius superior

nucleus salivatorius cranialis

nucleus salivarius superior

id

UBERON:0002149