Lacrimomaxillary suture

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Amir Rezaee et al.

The lacrimomaxillary suture is a syndesmotic suture between frontal process of the maxilla and lacrimal bone in inferior aspect of anteromedial wall of the orbit approximately half way between the anterior and posterior lacrimal crests. It corresponds, internally, to the maxillary line in lateral wall of the nasal cavity. 

Head and neck anatomy
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Article information

rID: 43900
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tags: case, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Lacrimo-maxillary suture

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