Superior orbital fissure nerves (mnemonic)

Mnemonics for the nerves passing though the superior orbital fissure include:

  • Lazy French Tarts Sit Nakedly In Anticipation 
  • Live Frankly To See Absolutely No Insult
  • Live Free To See No Insult At All

Mnemonics

Lazy French Tarts Sit Nakedly In Anticipation 

The order of the nerves passing through the superior orbital fissure from superior to inferior:

Live Frankly To See Absolutely No Insult

Note: not in order as abducens nerve is most inferior:

Live Free To See No Insult At All

Note: not in order


Head and neck anatomy
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rID: 1571
Sections: Mnemonics, Anatomy
Tag: refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Live Free To See No Insult At all
  • Luscious French Tarts Sit Nakedly In Anticipation
  • Live Frankly To See Absolutely No Insult

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