Lesser palatine foramina - Foramina palatina minora

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Description

Opening of lesser palatine canals, behind the posterior palatine foramen on the pyramidal process of the palatine bone


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Cranium > Cranial base > External surface of cranial base > Lesser palatine foramina

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