History of the nervus intermedius of Wrisberg.

Abstract

Although probably identified by Eustachius (1563), the first clearly documented description of the nervus intermedius was completed by Heinrich August Wrisberg at the University of Göttingen in 1777. In 1881, Giuseppe Sapolini defined the nervus intermedius, according to its specific features, as the 13th cranial nerve. In 1908, Ramsay Hunt discovered the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.aanat.2010.02.004

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