nasociliary nerve


: a branch of the ophthalmic nerve distributed in part to the ciliary ganglion and in part to the mucous membrane and skin of the nose

called also nasal nerve

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“Nasociliary nerve.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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