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Flashcards in Cranial Nerve and Vessel Pathways Deck (12):
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Cribriform plate

CN I

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Middle cranial fossa (through sphenoid bone)

CN II - VI

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Optic canal

CN II, ophthalmic artery, central retinal vein

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Superior orbital fissure

CN III, IV, V1, VI, ophthalmic vein, sympathetic fibers

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Foramen Rotundum

CN V2

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Foramen Ovale

CN V3

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Foramen spinosum

middle meningeal artery

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Posterior cranial fossa (through temporal or occipital bone)

CN VII-XII

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Internal auditory meatus

CN VII, VIII

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Jugular foramen

CN IX, X, XI, jugular vein

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Hypoglossal canal

CN XII

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Foramen magnum

spinal roots of CN XI, brain stem, vertebral arteries

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