palatine foramina(redirected from Palatine foramen)
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Related to Palatine foramen: incisive foramen, sphenopalatine foramen, foramen spinosum, posterior palatine foramen
palatine (greater and lesser) foramina
In the posterior corners of the hard palate, the single large (anterior) and two small (posterior) openings at the lateral edge of the horizontal plate of each palatine bone. The greater and lesser palatine nerves and vessels pass through their respective foramina.
See also: foramen
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