Parotid plexus

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The parotid plexus (lat. Plexus “braid”, glandula parotidea parotis “ parotid gland ”) is a plexus of nerves of the seventh cranial nerve , facial nerve , located between two lobes of the parotid gland , which mainly contains motor fibers for the facial muscles . The plexus is divided into the following terminal branches (Latin Rami ):