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tentorial nerve


Definition: the meningeal branch arising in a recurrent fashion from the intracranial portion of the ophthalmic nerve supplying the tentorium cerebelli and supratentorial falx cerebri.

Synonym(s): ramus meningeus recurrens nervi ophthalmiciTA, ramus tentorii, nervus tentorii

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