Nucleus in the midbrain at the level of the inferior colliculus near the midline, containing the motor neurons giving rise to the trochlear nerve, innervating the contralateral superior oblique extraocular muscle of the eye (Brodal, Neurological Anatomy, 3rd ed, 1981, pg. 533). [ BIRNLEX : 1488 ]

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definition
  • Nucleus in the midbrain at the level of the inferior colliculus near the midline, containing the motor neurons giving rise to the trochlear nerve, innervating the contralateral superior oblique extraocular muscle of the eye (Brodal, Neurological Anatomy, 3rd ed, 1981, pg. 533).
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has exact synonym
  • nucleus nervi trochlearis
  • nucleus of trochlear nerve
  • motor nucleus IV
  • trochlear motor nucleus
  • fourth cranial nerve nucleus
  • trochlear IV nucleus
  • nIV
has related synonym
  • nucleus nervi trochlearis
id
  • UBERON:0002722