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Pterygopalatine fossa

Pterygopalatine fossa

A detailed view of the borders and neurovasculature contents of the pterygopalatine fossa.

This quiz covers the following 70 structures.

Pterygopalatine fossa
Sphenoid bone
Palatine bone
Sphenopalatine foramen
Foramen rotundum
Pterygoid canal
Palatovaginal canal
Pterygomaxillary fissure
Inferior orbital fissure
Trigeminal nerve
Ophthalmic nerve
Maxillary nerve
Mandibular nerve
Trigeminal ganglion
Pterygopalatine ganglion
Sensory root of pterygopalatine ganglion
Nerve of pterygoid canal
Pharyngeal nerve
Palatine nerves
Greater palatine nerve
Lesser palatine nerve
Posterior superior alveolar nerve
Orbital branches of pterygopalatine ganglion
Nasopalatine nerve
Infraorbital nerve
Zygomatic nerve
Zygomaticofacial branch of zygomatic nerve
Zygomaticotemporal branch of zygomatic nerve
Superior labial branches of Infraorbital nerve
Anterior superior alveolar nerve
Nasal branches of infraorbital nerve
External carotid artery
Superficial temporal artery
Maxillary artery
First part of maxillary artery
Second part of maxillary artery
Third part of maxillary artery
Deep auricular artery
Anterior tympanic artery
Middle meningeal artery
Inferior alveolar artery
Accessory meningeal artery
Masseteric artery
Pterygoid branches of the maxillary artery
Buccal artery
Pharyngeal branch of maxillary artery
Infraorbital artery
Greater palatine artery
Lesser palatine artery
Posterior superior alveolar artery
Artery of pterygoid canal
Anterior superior alveolar artery
Middle superior alveolar artery
Cavernous sinus
Retromandibular vein
Maxillary vein
Pterygoid plexus
External palatine vein
Deep facial vein
Masseteric vein
Middle meningeal vein
Buccal vein
Pterygoid vein
Facial vein
Inferior alveolar vein
Greater palatine vein
Inferior ophthalmic vein
Infraorbital vein
Angular vein

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