Palatovaginal canal - Canalis palatovaginalis
The palatovaginal canal (also pharyngeal canal) is a canal between the sphenoid bone and the palatThe palatovaginal canal (also pharyngeal canal) is a canal between the sphenoid bone and the palatine bone that connects the nasopharynx with the pterygopalatine fossa.The opening to the palatovaginal canal in the nasal cavity is located near the lateral margin of the ala of the vomer, at the roots of the pterygoid process. The other opening to the palatovaginal canal is located inferiorly and posteriorly in the pterygopalatine fossa. The palatovaginal canal contains the pharyngeal branch of the maxillary nerve and the Pharyngeal branches of maxillary artery.ine bone that connects the nasopharynx with the pterygopalatine fossa.
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General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Cranium > Cranial base > External surface of cranial base > Palatovaginal canal