MCQ – 88140


A 55-year-old woman with a 1-year history of left-sided tinnitus is diagnosed with a tumor of the left jugular fossa. Sialometry shows decreased production of saliva from the left parotid gland. The finding on sialometry is best explained by a lesion of the nerve that is also responsible for which of the following?
A. Protrusion of the tongue

Taste sensation of tip of the tongue


Afferent limb of the gag reflex


Afferent limb of the cough reflex

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