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Related to sphenoidal: sphenoidal fontanelle, sphenoidal sinus, Sphenoidal sinuses

sphenoid

 [sfe´noid]
1. wedge-shaped.
2. pertaining to the sphenoid bone; see anatomic Table of Bones in the Appendices.

sphe·noi·dal

(sfē-noy'dăl),
1. Relating to the sphenoid bone.
2. Wedge-shaped.
Synonym(s): sphenoid (1) [TA]

sphe·noi·dal

(sfē-noy'dăl)
1. Relating to the sphenoid bone.
2. Wedge-shaped.
Synonym(s): sphenoid (1) .

sphenoidal

pertaining to the sphenoid bone.
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Our patient was one of the cases reported with PA formation during the course of acute meningitis, possibly due to sphenoidal sinusitis.
This remnant extends through the sphenoidal synchondrosis, between the presphenoid and postsphenoid.
Most involved the frontal sinus, although the maxillary sinus, ethmoidal cells, and sphenoidal sinus can also be affected.
Des rapports entre le nerf optique et le sinus sphenoidal.
Sphenoid sinus mucocele deserves consideration in the differential diagnosis of a sphenoidal parasellar mass in a patient who has undergone an earlier transsphenoidal hypophysectomy.