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1

what goes through the cribiform plate?

olfactory nerve CN I

2

what goes through the optic canal?

optic nerve CN II, opthalmic artery

3

what goes through the superior orbital fissure

CN III, IV, VI
opthalmic (CN V1)
opthalmic vein

4

what goes through the foramen rotundum

maxillary n CN V2

5

what goes through the foramen ovale?

mandibular n CN V3

6

what goes through the foramen spinosum?

middle meningeal artery

7

foramen lacerum?

NOTHING DAMNIT

8

jugular foramen?

IJV, CN IX, X, and XI

9

internal acoustic foramen?

CN VII, CN VIII

10

stylomastoid foramen?

CN VII

11

hypoglossal canal?

CN XII

12

foramen magnum?

vertebral arteries, spinal cord, spinal accessory nerves

13

carotid canal?

internal carotid a