Maxillary surface - Facies maxillaris

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The maxillary surface of the greater wing is a grooved surface below the medial end of the superior orbital fissure facing the maxilla where the foramen rotundum opens.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Cranium > Sphenoid bone > Greater wing > Maxillary surface

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