Pterygopalatine fossa

Case contributed by Dr Behrang Amini
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Pterygopalatine fossa is a complex space bounded by the maxilla, pterygoid process with access to adjacent spaces via the sphenopalatine foramen, Vidian canal, foramen rotundum and pterygomaxillary fissure. 

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Case information

rID: 36420
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 4th Oct 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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