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ABDUCENS NERVE

The 6th cranial nerve. The abducens nerve originates in the abducens nucleus of the pons and sends engine fibres to the lateral rectus muscles of the eye. Hurt to the nerve or its nucleus disrupts horizontal eye movement control.
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