Infraorbital foramen

Infobox Bone
Name = Infraorbital foramen
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Caption = The skull from the front. (Infraorbital foramen labeled at center right, under the eye.)


Caption2 = Articulation of nasal and lacrimal bones with maxilla. (Infraorbital foramen labeled at left.)
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Above the canine fossa is the infraorbital foramen, the end of the infraorbital canal; it transmits the infraorbital artery, vein, and infraorbital nerve.

ee also

* Infraorbital groove

External links

* (NormanAnatomyFig|V)
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* (distance)
* [http://upstate.edu/cdb/grossanat/hnskullantmax3.shtml Upstate.edu]
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  • Infraorbital — is an anatomical term which means, literally, inferior to (below or beneath) the eye socket (orbit). Some examples of uses of the term are:* Infraorbital artery * Infraorbital foramen * Infraorbital canal …   Wikipedia

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  • Infraorbital — In fra*or bit*al, a. [Infra + orbital.] (Anat.) Below the orbit; as, the infraorbital foramen; the infraorbital nerve. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Infraorbital groove — Infobox Bone Name = Infraorbital groove Latin = s. infraorbitalis maxillae GraySubject = 38 GrayPage = 159 Caption = Left maxilla. Outer surface. (Infra orbital groove labeled at upper right.) Caption2 = 1 Foramen ethmoidale, 2 Canalis opticus, 3 …   Wikipedia

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  • Infraorbital nerve — Infobox Nerve Name = PAGENAME Latin = n. infraorbitalis GraySubject = 200 GrayPage = 889 Caption = Left orbicularis oculi, seen from behind. (Infraorbital nerve labeled at lower left.) Caption2 = Sensory areas of the head, showing the general… …   Wikipedia

  • Infraorbital canal — Infobox Bone Name = Infraorbital canal Latin = canalis infraorbitalis GraySubject = 38 GrayPage = 159 Caption = Caption2 = System = Precursor = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = c 04 DorlandsSuf = 12208651 One of the canals of the orbital… …   Wikipedia

  • Foramen infraorbital — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Cráneo desde el frente. El foramen infraorbital esta marcado al centro derecha debajo de la cavidad ocular …   Wikipedia Español

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