pterygomaxillary notch


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groove of pterygoid hamulus

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a groove or notch at the base of the pterygoid hamulus that forms a pulley for the tendon of the tensor veli palatini muscle.

pterygomaxillary notch

a fissure at the junction of the maxilla and the pterygoid process of the sphenoid bone. Also called hamular notch.
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