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Just external to the foramen magnum is a small foramen for the exit of the hypoglossal nerve (figs. 44 and 45, XII).
In a median longitudinal section of the skull the hypoglossal foramen is seen, and just in front of it a small foramen for a vein.
Other cranial nerves, particularly the oculomotor and the hypoglossal, may also be implicated.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
The vertebral spinal part—the region of the hypoglossal nerves.The Origin of Vertebrates|Walter Holbrook Gaskell
The motor nerve of the tongue is the ninth pair, the hypoglossal.A Practical Physiology|Albert F. Blaisdell