Digastric branch of facial nerve
The digastric branch of facial nerve arises close to the stylomastoid foramen, and divides into several filaments, which supply the posterior belly of the Digastricus; one of these filaments joins the glossopharyngeal nerve.
|Digastric branch of facial nerve|
Plan of the facial and intermediate nerves and their communication with other nerves. ("To digastric" labeled at bottom left.)
|Latin||ramus digastricus nervi facialis|
|Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy|
- lesson4 at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University) (parotid3)
- cranialnerves at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University) (VII)