Apex of orbit | definition of apex of orbit by Medical dictionary
apex of orbit
a·pex of orbit
the posterior part of the orbit into which the optic canal opens; forms the tip of the pyramidal space.
a·pex of or·bit (āpeks ōrbit)
Posterior part of orbit into which optic canal opens; forms tip of pyramidal space.
References in periodicals archive
For this, remains of lesser wing of sphenoid were removed leaving a wide margin of bone around optic canal, apex of orbit
and common tendinous ring.