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Cribiform plate

parts of olefactory nerve

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optic canal

optic nerve

3

superior orbital fissure

opthalmic division of trigeminal
trochlear
occulomotor
abducens

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foramen rotundum

maxillary branch of the trigeminal

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foramen ovale

mandibular branch of trigeminal

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foramen lacerum

connective tissue and small meningeal branches

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carotid canal

carotid artery

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internal acoustic meatus

some of facial nerve and vestibulocochlear nerve

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jugular foramen

internal jugular vein, glossopharangeal, vagus and accessory

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hypoglossal canal

hypoglossal nerve

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foramen magnum

brainstem