Alveolar canals

The alveolar canals are apertures in the center of the infratemporal surface of the maxilla. The alveolar canals transmit the posterior superior alveolar vessels and nerves.

Alveolar canals
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Left maxilla. Outer surface (alveolar canals labeled at center right)
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Identifiers
LatinCanales alveolares maxillae
TA98A02.1.12.015
TA2772
FMA57743
Anatomical terms of bone

ReferencesEdit

  This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 158 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)