What does otic ganglion mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. otic ganglion, otoganglion(noun)

    an autonomic ganglion whose postganglionic fibers are distributed to the parotid gland


  1. Otic ganglion

    The otic ganglion is a small, oval shaped, flattened parasympathetic ganglion of a reddish-gray color, located immediately below the foramen ovale in the infratemporal fossa. It gives innervation to the parotid gland for salivation - i.e., it connects one of your saliva glands to your nervous system. It is one of four parasympathetic ganglia of the head and neck.. It is occasionally absent.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of otic ganglion in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of otic ganglion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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