Alveolar canals

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Alveolar canals
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Left maxilla. Outer surface (alveolar canals labeled at center right)
Details
Latin Canales alveolares maxillae
Identifiers
Gray's p.158
Dorlands
/Elsevier
c_04/12208530
Anatomical terms of bone

The alveolar canals are apertures in the center of the infratemporal surface of the maxilla. The alveolar canals transmit the posterior superior alveolar vessels and nerves.

References[edit]

This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.