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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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The favorable prognostic factors affecting outcomes in ossicular chain reconstruction are a low level of otorrhea [6, 16], the presence of malleus handle [6, 8, 12, 13, 15-17], the presence of stapes superstructure [7, 9, 12, 14, 17], normal stapes mobility [12], the presence of chorda tympani nerve [10], normal middle ear mucosal status [12-14, 16], intact canal wall tympanomastoidectomy (CWU) [5, 10, 11, 16], primary surgery [9-11, 16, 17], and local anesthesia [12].
The chorda tympani nerve is the largest branch of the facial nerve in the intrapetrous compartment; it splits from the facial nerve just before it exits via the stylomastoid foramen.
When the posterior part of the bony annulus is removed to visualise the stapes, the chorda tympani nerve (CTN) can be occasionally touched and stretched.
(12.) E H Sham, MBBS, N Prepageran, FRCS, R Raman, MS, K F Quek Chorda Tympani Nerve Function after Myringoplasty.
Taste function after section of the chorda tympani nerve in middle ear surgery.
Topographical relationships among the facial nerve, chorda tympani nerve and round window with special reference to the approach route for cochlear implant surgery.
The chorda tympani nerve was engulfed in disease and was sacrificed to aid in exposure and resection.
The operation proceeded without incident (the chorda tympani nerve, the stapedial tendon, and both the anterior and posterior crura of the stapes were identified) until a facial nerve dehiscence was noted.
* The chorda tympani nerve deserves a great deal of attention.
The chorda tympani nerve was seen leaving the iter chordae posterior and passing between the malleus and incus.
One had cholesteatoma invading the fallopian canal, and the other was found to have a chorda tympani nerve injury at exploration.
(2) Scutum lowering during an operation allows the surgeon to see the normal structure of the ossicles and assess the continuity of the ossicular chain and ossicle mobility, but it adds to the length of surgery and is associated with increased morbidity, such as damage to the ossicular chain and the chorda tympani nerve. (1,3)
* the chorda tympani nerve, which supplies taste fibers to the anterior two-thirds of the tongue, preganglionic parasympathetic fibers to the submandibular gland, and postganglionic fibers to the submandibular and sublingual glands