Head and Neck
In the fracture of middle cranial fossa, loss of taste sensations from palate would be due to lesion in (LQ)
|B||Deep petrosal nerve|
|C||Greater petrosal nerve|
1. Middle cranial fossa fracture damages the petrous bone and thence, GP nerve lying on it.
2. GP nerve carries the palatal taste fibres (SVA) to the geniculate ganglion