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infraorbital canal

 

Definition: a canal running beneath the orbital margin of the maxilla from the infraorbital groove, in the floor of the orbit, to the infraorbital foramen; it transmits the infraorbital artery and nerve.

Synonym(s): canalis infraorbitalisTA

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