ethmoidal crest of palatine bone

(redirected from crista ethmoidalis ossis palatini)

eth·moi·dal crest of pal·a·tine bone

[TA]
a ridge on the medial surface of the perpendicular part of the palatine bone to which the middle nasal concha attaches posteriorly.
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eth·moi·dal crest of pal·a·tine bone

(eth-moydăl krest pală-tīn bōn) [TA]
Ridge on medial surface of perpendicular part of palatine bone to which middle nasal concha attaches posteriorly.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The neurovascular bundle was delineated in close proximity to the crista ethmoidalis ossis palatini. (2) Taking care not to traumatize the neurovascular bundle, we placed a 2-mm Kerrison rongeur into the sphenopalatine foramen and removed the thick palatine bone that made up the anterior aspect of the foramen and the posteromedial aspect of the maxillary sinus.