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facial vein drains directly into which vein?
a nerve disorder that causes a stabbing or electric-shock-like pain in parts of the face, esp the maxillary and mandibular area.
cranial nerve IV
innervation of the levator palpebrae superioris
supplies blood to the buccinator and the cheek
parasympathetics from CN IX synapse at the ____ ganglion before hitch hiking on the auriculotemporal nerve.
the lateral pterygoid muscle attaches to what portion of the TMJ?
sensory nerve of the face and the motor nerve of mastication
which part of the orbicularis oculi tightly closes the eyelid
innervation of the superior rectus
which part of the orbicularis oculi passes posterior to the lacrimal sac
the 2 roots of the auriculotemporal nerve wrap around which artery?
the vagus nerve passes through which foramen?
chorda tympani emerges from which fissure?
where does the greater petrosal nerve run?
which artery passes through the carotid canal?
middle meningeal arrtery and vein pass through what?
innervation of lateral rectus
this nerve runs through the mandibular foramen
the oculomotor nerve passes through what fissure?
what artery runs through the optic canal?
the infra orbital nerve passes through what?
only cranial nerve that does not exit the skull
origin of temporalis
This branch of facial nerve carries special sensory taste fibers from the anterior two-thirds of the tongue and preganglionic parasympathetic fibers to the submandibular ganglion.
terminal branch of facial artery that passes to the medial angle of the eye
innervation of superior oblique muscle
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portion of the facial artery that perfuses skin on ala and dorsum of nose
the meningeal branch of the mandibular nerve V3 passes through what?
the buccal branch of the mandibular nerve (CN V3) and accompanying buccal artery usually pass between the two heads of which muscle?
artery that supplies the mandible, gums, teeth and floor of mouth
the large sensory ganglion of CN V
ophthalmic artery arises from what artery?
auriculotemporal, buccal, and mental nerves are branches of what nerves?
the external nasal and infratrochlear nerves arise from what branch of the opthalmic division of the trigeminal nerve?
nerve that passes between the superior oblique muscle and the medial rectus muscle
origin of masseter
insertion of masseter
It innervates the skin of the lateral nose, lower eyelid, upper lip and zygomatic region.
this nerve provides sensory innervation to the skin of the cheek and the mucosal lining the cheek.
branch of trigeminal that supplies sensory to the eye
the parotid duct opens into ?
the glossopharyngeal nerve passes through which foramen?
the supraorbital and supratrochlear nerves arise from what branch of the opthalmic division of the trigeminal nerve?
the masseter, temporal, and the medial and lateral pterygoids are known as the
systemic diesease caused by the spread of micro-organism and their toxins via circulating blood
the lingual nerve and inferior alveolar nerve pass between which two muscles?
the trochelear nerve passes through what fissure?
branch of the facial artery that perfuses upper lip
only branch of the facial nerve to cross the angle of the mandible
lacrimal, supra-orbital, supra trochlear, infra trochlear, and external nasal nerves are branches of what nerve?
which part of the orbicularis oculi gently closes the eyelid
which artery passes through the pterygomaxillary fissue?
this muscle closes eyelids and assists the flow of lacrimal fluid
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motor innervation to the face is provided by which nerve
the transverse facial artery arises from what artery?
preganlionic fibers destined for the parotid gland synapse where?
the sphincter of the mouth and is the 1st of the series of sphincters associated with the GI tract
branch of trigeminal that supplies sensory to the maxilla
innervation of orbicularis oris
infra orbital, zygomaticotemporal, and zygomaticofacial nerves are branches of what nerve?
motor innervation to the muscles of mastication
a branch of the facial nerve that provides secretomotor innervation to the submandibular and sublingual glands.
insertion of temporalis
branch of the maxillary artery supplies the temporalis
primary venous drainage of the face
which artery passes through the pterygopalatine fossa?
parasympathetics from which nerve supply motor fibers to the parotid?
what artery accompanies the auriculotemporal nerve?
major arterial supply to the face
what nerve travels in the stylomastoid foramen?
the supra orbital nerve passes through what?
branch of the facial artery that perfuses lower lip
the spinal accessory nerve passes through which foramen?
the inferior-alveolar nerve, artery, and vein run through which foramen
cutaneous or sensory innervation to the face is provided by which nerve
a paralysis of the facial muscles due to a lesion of the facial nerve
supplies blood to the dura mater and cranial bones.
muscle active in smiling, also keeps the cheek taut, preventing folding of the cheek during chewing
the mental nerve passes through what foramen?

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