infraorbital


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in·fra·or·bit·al

(in'fră-ōr'bi-tăl),
Below or beneath the orbit.
Synonym(s): suborbital

infraorbital

/in·fra·or·bi·tal/ (-or´bĭ-t'l) suborbital; under, or on the inferior surface of, the orbit.

infraorbital

[in′frə·ôr′bitəl]
Etymology: L, infra, below, orbita, wheeltrack
pertaining to the area beneath the floor of the bony cavity in which the eyeball is located.

infraorbital

adjective Referring to a structure or space below the orbit of the eye.

infraorbital

Lying below the ORBIT.

in·fra·or·bit·al

(in'fră-ōr'bi-tăl)
Denotes below or beneath the orbit of the eye.

infraorbital

lying under or on the floor of the orbit.

infraorbital nerve block
can be used for surgery about the upper lip and the nostrils. It requires locating the nerve where it emerges from the infraorbital foramen.
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2 Table 2 Measurements of head and pectoral girdle spines of larval swordspine rockfish (Sebastes ensifer) collected in the Southern California Bight during the California Cooperative Oceanic Fisheries Investigations survey in April 1999 and the Baseline Cowcod Conservation Area (CCA) survey in February 2002, and given as percentages of head length (HL): posterior preopercular ( PP01, PP03, PP04) and anterior preopercular (APOl and AP04), parietal (PA), nuchal (NU), pterotic (PT), posttemporal (PST), postorbital (PSO), and first lower infraorbital (LIOl) spines.
Caption: Figure 1: Dorsoventral view of the head of the maned wolf with infraorbital swellings, abscess formation, and fistulation.
Tanto en el norte del Parana Guazu como especificamente en su subregion denominada Planicies inundables predominan la foramina infraorbital multiple y el hueso wormiano epipterico.
The infraorbitals cover most of the upper jaw, but we can note that the maxilla is very long, as in all crossognathiforms, and that there is at least one supramaxilla starting about midlength of the maxilla.
b) Infraorbital series: anterior branch that arises from the dorsolateral continuation of the supraorbital series, directed posteriorly bordering the eye and curving centrally (Figs.
11] compared the postoperative analgesic effect of bilateral infraorbital nerve block with that of peri-incisional infiltration in infant cleft lip surgery and demonstrated the superiority of nerve blocks.
The study of the infraorbital foramen is significant in local anaesthesia procedures, in maxillofacial surgeries and consequently in protection against procedural neurovascular injuries.
Second infraorbital short and wide, not covering dorsal part of angulo-articular.
The main lateral line (lc) crosses its posterior part and the infraorbital sensory line (ifc) its anterior one.
The posterior superior alveolar artery (PSAA) and infraorbital artery (IOA) are the branches of the maxillary artery that supply the lateral sinus wall and overlying membrane.
Clinical signs were an acute and severe respiratory disease characterized by nasal and ocular discharge, foamy conjunctivitis, inflamed eyes, facial congestion, tracheal rales, swollen infraorbital sinuses, and visible yellow to white caseous discharge from the nasal sinuses or trachea.
5) The lateral expansion of maxillary sinus to the infraorbital canal is complete by the age of four years, and by the age of eight, lateral pneumatization up to the same canal occurs.