Flashcards in Foramina of the Skull Deck (11):
What travels through the foramina of cribriform plate?
What travels through the optic canal?
Optic nerve, ophthalmic artery
What travels through the superior orbital fissure?
Oculomotor nerve, trochlear nerve, ophthalmic branch of trigeminal and abducens nerve
What travels through foramen rotundum?
Maxillary branch of trigeminal nerve
What travels through foramen ovale?
Mandibular branch of trigeminal nerve
What travels through foramen spinosum?
Middle meningeal artery
What does internal carotid artery pass through?
What passes through internal acoustic meatus?
Facial nerve and vestibulocochlear nerve
What passes through the jugular foramen?
Glossopharyngeal nerve, vagus nerve, accessory nerve and sigmoid sinus (internal jugular vein)
Where does cranial nerve XII pass through?