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Flashcards in Orbital Blood Vessels Deck (7):
1

Which branch of the internal carotid artery supplies the orbit?

ophthalmic artery

2

Which branches of the ophthalmic artery supply the scalp?

- supraorbital artery
- supratrochlear artery

3

What is unique about the vascular supply of the retina?

a single vessel supplies it

4

What vessels supplies the inner tunic of the eye?

central artery of the retina

5

What is unusual about the veins of the orbit?

they lack valves

6

What are drainage patterns of the superior ophthalmic vein?

into cavernous dural venous sinus or into facial vein

7

What are the drainage patterns of the inferior ophthalmic vein?

into cavernous dural venous sinus or into pterygoid venous plexus

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