Fifth Cranial Nerve

Location and Course

All cranial nerves (all nerves for that matter) have a nucleus (cell body) and axon (that carries nerve impulses away from the nucleus to other structures). The nucleus of CNV

A quick review of the location and destination of CNV:


Starts in the MIDBRAIN and ends in the

Trigeminal Nerve Problems

Damage to the trigeminal nerve can occur anywhere along its path. The clinical signs of damage can be helpful to localize where damage occurs.


Find a Vivid Vision Provider

Over 306 Vivid Vision Providers prescribe virtual reality alongside patching and vision therapy to treat your lazy eye. Sign up through our doctor locator to see if Vivid Vision is right for you.