Deep petrosal nerve
|Deep petrosal nerve|
|From||internal carotid plexus|
|To||nerve of pterygoid canal|
|Latin||nervus petrosus profundus|
|Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy|
It then enters the cartilaginous substance which fills the foramen lacerum, and joins with the greater superficial petrosal nerve to form the nerve of the pterygoid canal, also known as the Vidian nerve.
- "7-17". Cranial Nerves. Yale School of Medicine. Archived from the original on 2016-03-03.
- Table at doctor_uae
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