Skip to Content
Medical Term:

sphenopalatine notch


the deep notch between the orbital and sphenoidal processes of the palatine bone that is converted into the foramen of the same name by the undersurface of the sphenoid bone.

Synonym(s): incisura sphenopalatinaTA

© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.