anterior lacrimal crest

(redirected from crista lacrimalis anterior)

an·te·ri·or lac·ri·mal crest

[TA]
a vertical ridge on the lateral surface of the frontal process of the maxilla that forms part of the medial rim of the orbit.
Synonym(s): crista lacrimalis anterior [TA]
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an·te·ri·or lac·ri·mal crest

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr lak'ri-măl krest) [TA]
A vertical ridge on the lateral surface of the frontal process of the maxilla that forms part of the medial rim of the orbit.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

lacrimal crest, anterior

The anterior margin of the fossa for the lacrimal sac located on the frontal process of the maxilla. See fossa for the lacrimal sac.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann

an·te·ri·or lac·ri·mal crest

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr lak'ri-măl krest) [TA]
Vertical ridge on lateral surface of frontal process of maxilla that forms part of medial rim of orbit.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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