12 Cranial Nerves Quick Reference Card and Mneumonic: OOOTTAFVGVAH

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12 Cranial Nerves

As part of learning how the brain's 12 cranial nerves are organized, you'll have to learn the names and functions of each. Luckily, a simple mneumonic device has been devised to help students of anatomy and later courses such as neurology to memorize them. It's crude but it helps.

But first, what is the sequence? The twelve nerves are: OOOTTAFVGVAH, meaning: