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Flashcards in Cranial Nerves Deck (10):
1

What composes the outlayer of the eye?

Sclera
Cornea

2

What composes the middle layer of the eye?

Choroid
Ciliary Body
Iris

3

What Composes the inner layer of the eye?

Retina

4

The culinary body is composed of what two structures?

Ciliary muscle
Ciliary process

5

The olfactory nerves leave what structure to reach the olfactory bulb?

Cribiform plate of the ethmoid bone

6

Where do the olfactory nerves synapse at?

The olfactory bulb

7

Action potentials leave the olfactory bulb and travel to the lateral primary olfactory area via what structure?

Olfactory tract

8

What nucleus has the cell bodies of the neurons that synapse in the olfactory association cortex?

amygdala

9

What makes up the lateral primary olfactory area?

Pyriform area (uncus and entorhinal area)

10

What can cause the a lose of smell?

A fracture
olfactory groove meningioma