ganglion

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tail-shaped basal ganglion located in a lateral ventricle of the brain caudate , caudate nucleus
sensory nerve to the pharynx and back of the tongue; motor fibers innervate muscles that elevate the pharynx and larynx; includes parasympathetic fibers to the otic ganglion glossopharyngeal nerve , nervus glossopharyngeus , ninth cranial nerve
basal ganglion shaped like a lens and including the outer reddish putamen and the inner pale yellow pallidum lenticular nucleus , lentiform nucleus
autonomic ganglion whose postganglionic fibers are distributed to the parotid gland otic ganglion , otoganglion
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