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Flashcards in Final Cranial Fossa Deck (4)

What bony feature is prominent in the median plane of the middle cranial fossa

Sella turcica


What are the contents of the optic canal

The optic nerve and ophthalmic artery


What are the contents of the superior orbital Fissure

The ophthalmic veins
oculomotor nerve
Trochlear nerve
Ophthalmic Division of the trigeminal nerve
abducent nerve


The olfactory nerve exits the cranial vault via what opening

Cribiform plate of the ethmoid bone

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