frontal process of maxilla


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fron·tal pro·cess of max·il·la

[TA]
the upward extension from the body of the maxilla, which articulates with the frontal bone.

fron·tal pro·cess of max·il·la

(frŏntăl proses mak-silă) [TA]
Upward extension from body of maxilla; articulates with frontal bone.
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The sac being directly visible and adequate removal of lacrimal bone and frontal process of maxilla avoids the injury to the lateral wall of the lacrimal sac and common canaliculus.
* Corresponding lacrimal bone and frontal process of maxilla removed using kerrison bone punch starting from maxillary line.