Trigeminal impression - Impressio trigeminalis

Meckel's

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Description

The trigeminal impression is located above the terminaison of carotid canal, for the reception of the semilunar ganglion.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Cranium > Temporal bone > Petrous part > Anterior surface of petrous part > Trigeminal impression

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