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Optic canals

Optic nerves (CNII) and ophthalmic arteries

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Superior orbital fissure

Opthalmic veins, opthalmic nerve (CNV), CNIII, CNIV, CNVI, sympathetic fibers

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Foramen rotundum

Maxillary nerve

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Foramen ovale

Mandibular nerve, accessory meningeal nerve

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Foramen spinosum

Middle meningeal artery and vein and meningeal branch of CNV

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Foramen lacerum

Deep petrosal nerve and some meningeal arterial branches and small veins

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Groove/hiatus of greater petrosal nerve

Greater petrosal nerve and petrosal branch of middle meningeal artery