superior alveolar nerves

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su·pe·ri·or al·ve·o·lar nerves

[TA]
three branches (posterior, middle, and anterior) of the maxillary nerve (or its continuation as the infraorbital nerve) that enter the maxilla to supply the mucosa of the maxillary sinus, upper teeth, and gingiva.
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su·pe·ri·or al·ve·o·lar nerves

(sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr al-vē'ŏ-lăr nĕrvz) [TA]
Three branches (posterior, middle, and anterior) of the maxillary nerve (or its continuation as the infraorbital nerve) that enter the maxilla to supply the mucosa of the maxillary sinus, upper teeth, and gingiva.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

su·pe·ri·or al·ve·o·lar nerves

(sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr al-vē'ŏ-lăr nĕrvz) [TA]
Three branches of the maxillary nerve (or its continuation as the infraorbital nerve) that supply the mucosa of the maxillary sinuses, upper teeth, and gingiva.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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