Inferior palpebral nerve

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Inferior palpebral nerve
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Distribution of the maxillary and mandibular nerves, and the submaxillary ganglion.
Details
Latin rami palpebrales inferiores nervi infraorbitalis
From
infraorbital nerve
Identifiers
Gray's p.891
Dorlands
/Elsevier
r_02/12691369
TA A14.2.01.060
FMA FMA:52983
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The Inferior Palpebral Branches (palpebral branches) ascend behind the Orbicularis oculi.

They supply the skin and conjunctiva of the lower eyelid, joining at the lateral angle of the orbit with the facial and zygomaticofacial nerves.

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