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1

What can the five layers of the scalp spell?

Skin, Connective tissue, Aponeurosis, Loose Connective Tissue, Periosteum...SCALP

2

What are the principal sources of blood to the scalp?

internal carotid and external carotid artery branches

3

Which divisions of the trigeminal receive sensory information from the scalp?

all 3 divisions: ophthalmic nerve, maxillary nerve and mandibular nerve

4

Which ventral rami nerve(s) and cord levels of origin supply the scalp?

greater auricular nerve - C2, C3 ventral rami branches; lesser occipital nerve - C2 (C3) ventral rami branches

5

Which dorsal ramus nerve branch (name and cord level of origin) supplies the scalp?

greater occipital nerve - C2, C3 communicating ramus

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