Diagram
Modality: Diagram

Used in the following articles:

  • Abducens nerve - “ The abducens nerve is the sixth cranial nerve. It courses from its nucleus located in the dorsal pons to its innervation of the lateral rectus mus...”
  • Oculomotor nerve - “ The oculomotor nerve is the third of the cranial nerves and arises from the midbrain. It is responsible for the movements of four of the six extra...”
  • Cavernous sinus contents (mnemonic) - “ The structures inside and beside the cavernous sinus and their relative position can be recalled with the following mnemonic: O TOM CAT Consider...”
  • Trochlear nerve - “ The trochlear nerve is the fourth cranial nerve and is the motor nerve of the superior oblique muscle of the eye.  It can be divided into four ...”
  • Inferolateral trunk - “ The inferolateral trunk, along with the meningohypophyseal trunk, is a branch of the C4 segment of the internal carotid artery. It is identified i...”
  • Cavernous sinus - “ The cavernous sinus (CS) is one of the paired dural venous sinuses.  Gross anatomy The cavernous sinus is located on either side of the pituitar...”

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