Flashcards in facial bones study guide Deck (98)
How many facial bones are there
Know what facial bones there are two of
◾️inferior nasal conchae
Which bones make the bridge of the nose
Which facial bones are the smallest in the skull
What is the purpose of the lacrimal foramen
Where the tear duct passes
Which facial bones are the largest immovable bones
The body of the maxilla contains the
Where is the infraorbital foramen located? What bone is it on? What structure is it located under?
➡️located on the maxillary bone under each orbit
What is the alveolar process?
Inferior borders of spongy bone that support roots of teeth
The anterior nasal spine is part of what bone
The anterior nasal spine correlates with what landmark
Midline junction of maxillary
The prominence of the cheeks is formed by the
Which process is part of the zygomatic bone
The zygomatic arch is formed by which two processes
Temporal and zygomatic
The L shaped facial bones are
Which facial bone is scroll shaped
Inferior nasal conchae
The vomer forms what part of the nasal septum
Inferior nasal septum
What is the largest bone and densest bone of the face
What portion is the body of the mandible
What portion is the rami of the mandible
The angle of the mandible is also known as the
The bump on the lower front of the mandible is called
The area where the right and left halves of the mandible have fused is called
Where the mental foramina located
Halfway between superior/inferior borders below 2nd premolar teeth
The mandibular notch is located between what two structures
Coronoid and condylar process
In the mandible which process is anterior and which is posterior?
The condyle of the mandible articulates with what to form the TMJ?
Mandibular fossa of temporal bone
What shape is the hyoid bone?
Where is the hyoid bone located?
Base of tongue