Illustrated anatomical parts with images from e-Anatomy and descriptions of anatomical structures
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Axial skeleton >
Temporal bone >
Petrous part >
Apex of petrous part >
Carotid canal >
Internal opening of carotid canal
The internal opening of carotid canal is situated in the apex of the petrous part of temporal bone and forms the postero-lateral boundary of the foramen lacerum.
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