zygomaticofacial foramen

(redirected from malar foramen)

zy·go·mat·i·co·fa·cial fo·ra·men

[TA]
the opening on the lateral surface of the zygomatic bone below the orbital margin that transmits the zygomaticofacial nerve.
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zy·go·mat·i·co·fa·cial for·a·men

(zī'gō-mat'i-kō-fā'shăl fōr-ā'mĕn) [TA]
The opening on the lateral surface of the zygomatic bone below the orbital margin that transmits the zygomaticofacial nerve.
Synonym(s): foramen zygomaticofaciale [TA] .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

zy·go·mat·i·co·fa·cial for·a·men

(zī'gō-mat'i-kō-fā'shăl fōr-ā'mĕn) [TA]
Opening on the lateral surface of the zygomatic bone below the orbital margin that transmits the zygomaticofacial nerve.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012