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vestibulocochlear

Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the vestibular and cochlear nerves.

Etymologies

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vestibulo- +‎ cochlear

Examples

  • If you go back and examine figure 5, above, you'll notice that the signals from the ears are carried by cranial nerve eight, the vestibulocochlear nerve, which controls the inner ear, and cranial nerve ten, the vagus nerve, which controls, among other things, the outer ear.

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  • The term 'acoustic' neuroma is a misnomer as the tumor does not arise from the cochlear part of the vestibulocochlear nerve.

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  • Vestibular schwannomas, also called acoustic neuromas, are benign tumors of the vestibulocochlear nerve.

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