ansa cervicalis

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin ānsa cervīcālis (neck handle).

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Noun[edit]

ansa cervicalis (plural ansae cervicales)

  1. (neuroanatomy) A nerve loop from the upper cervical nerves that accompanies the hypoglossal nerve and innervates the infrahyoid muscles.

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