Flashcards in 1.25 DR Skull and Face Deck (7)
Which division of V3 is the otic ganglion associated with?
It is associated with the posterior division
What innervation does the anterior V3 division supply?
Mostly motor - supplies muscles of mastication - except for the long buccal nerve (gums)
What does the posterior V3 branch innervate?
Mainly sensory - teeth, gums and tongue (lingual - except for myohyoid and anterior digasteric muscle
Through which foramen does the inferior alveolar emerge?
Which muscles are found in the itf?
Lateral pterygoid - condylar process
Medial pterygoid - angle of mandible
Temporalis - coronoid process of mandible
What vessels are found in the ITF?
Maxillary artery and pterygoid venus plexus