frontal nerve

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fron·tal nerve

[TA]
a branch of the ophthalmic nerve that divides within the orbit into the supratrochlear and the supraorbital nerves.
Synonym(s): nervus frontalis [TA]

frontal nerve

the largest branch of the ophthalmic nerve. Its two terminal branches are the supratrochlear nerve and the supraorbital nerve.

fron·tal nerve

(frŏn'tăl nĕrv) [TA]
A branch of the ophthalmic nerve that divides within the orbit into the supratrochlear and the supraorbital nerves.
Synonym(s): nervus frontalis [TA] .

frontal nerve

A sensory nerve that emerges from the eye socket, as a branch of the OPHTHALMIC NERVE, and curls up over the upper edge of the bone to supply the skin of the upper eyelid, the forehead, and the front of the scalp.

fron·tal nerve

(frŏn'tăl nĕrv) [TA]
Branch of ophthalmic nerve that divides within orbit into supratrochlear and the supraorbital nerves.