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Flashcards in Final Cranial Fossa Deck (4)
1

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

Sella turcica

2

What are the contents of the optic canal

The optic nerve and ophthalmic artery

3

What are the contents of the superior orbital Fissure

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

4

The olfactory nerve exits the cranial vault via what opening

Cribiform plate of the ethmoid bone

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