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Medical Term:

meningeal branch of maxillary nerve


Definition: recurrent branch of maxillary nerve distributed with the anterior branch of the middle meningeal artery to the meninges of the anterior portion of the middle cranial fossa.

Synonym(s): ramus meningeus nervi maxillarisTA, middle meningeal branch of maxillary nerve, middle meningeal nerve, ramus meningeus medius nervi maxillaris

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