In the brain, the inferior salivatory nucleus is a cluster of neurons controlling the parasympathetic input to the parotid gland. It is one of the components of the glossopharyngeal nerve. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inferior_salivatory_nucleus ]

Synonyms: inferior salivatary nucleus inferior salivary nucleus

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Term information

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latin term
nucleus salivatorius caudalis [ NeuroNames:764 ]

latin term
nucleus salivarius inferior [ NeuroNames:764 ]

latin term
nucleus salivatorius inferior nervi glossopharyngei [ NeuroNames:764 ]

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has related synonym

nucleus salivatorius caudalis

nucleus salivatorius inferior

nucleus salivarius inferior

nucleus salivatorius inferior nervi glossopharyngei

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UBERON:0002872