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Can you name the Pterygopalatine Fossa?

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12. what nerve runs through this opening?
6. sinus:
the deep petrosal nerve carries what type of fiber? (be specific)
8. ganglion:
16. Identify opening.
4. Nerve:
13.identify opening:
15. what nerve runs through this opening?
14.identify opening:
12. Identify Foramen:
14.what nerve runs through this opening?
15. the nerve that runs through this foramen provides sensory innervation to what?
12. what artery runs through this opening?
17. identify opening:
11. What nerve runs through this hole?
1. Identify:
15. identify opening:
true or false: the nerve fibers from the pterygopalatine ganglion innervate the submandibular gland.
7. nerve:
3. Portion of Ear:
9. opening:
the maxillary nerve enters the pterygopalatine fossa through which opening in the skull?
the parasympathetics to the pterygopalatine ganglion come from (nerve)
16. which portion of the maxillary artery runs through this opening?
11. Identify Foramen:
5. Nerve:
the greater petrosal nerve carries what type of fibers?
The pterygopalatine fossa communicates laterally with the infratemporal fossa via the ______ fissure.
True or False: the parasympathetic fibers of the greater petrosal nerve synapse in the pterygopalatine ganglion.
The pterygopalatine fossa communicates anterosuperiorly with the orbit via the ____ _____ _____.
10: sinus:
2. Nerve:
The pterygopalatine fossa communicates medially with the nasal cavity through the _________ foramen.

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