Sphenoparietal sinus

Dr Craig Hacking and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The sphenoparietal sinus is one of the dural venous sinuses and is located along the posteroinferior ridge of the lesser wing of the sphenoid bone. It drains into the cavernous sinus and receives tributaries from:

When these are large, the sphenoparietal sinus is also large.

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rID: 5360
Section: Anatomy
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