Otic ganglion

The otic ganglion is one of four parasympathetic ganglia of the head and neck. It receives parasympathetic fibers from the glossopharyngeal nerve.

Frey syndrome: salivary stimuli will induce perspiration and erythema at the parotid

Anatomy: Head and neck

Anatomy: Head and neck

Article information

rID: 28278
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tag: cases, refs, pm, pm, refs, cases
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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: submandibular and otic ganglia (Gray's illustration)
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