nerve

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Related to Greater superficial petrosal nerve: nerve of pterygoid canal, External petrosal nerve, Petrosus major
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Synonyms for nerve

tension

get on someone's nerves

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nerve yourself

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  • brace yourself
  • prepare yourself
  • steel yourself
  • fortify yourself
  • gear yourself up
  • gee yourself up

Synonyms for nerve

Synonyms for nerve

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Garcia-Ibanez and Garcia-Ibanez proposed using the bisection of the angle formed by imaginary lines that pass through the greater superficial petrosal nerve and the arcuate eminence.
The elevation of the dura allowed for the visualization of the greater superficial petrosal nerve anteriorly, the arcuate eminence, the superior semicircular canal, and the roof of the middle ear (figure 3).
By exposing the greater superficial petrosal nerve up to the geniculate ganglion, this technique carries the risk of causing a lesion in the petrosal artery.
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