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Can you name the Pterygopalatine Fossa?

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

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