Flashcards in The orbit Deck (8):
*The optic canal is located along which wall of the orbit?
superior wall of the orbit
*What are the contents of the optic canal?
optic nerve & ophthalmic artery
What are the openings located along the medial wall of the orbit?
anterior ethmoid & posterior ethmoid foramina
***What is the name given to the medial wall of the orbit?
***The superior orbital fissure is located along which wall of the orbit?
lateral wall of the orbit
***What are the contents of the superior orbital fissure?
oculomotor, trochlear & abducent/abducens cranial nerves
ophthalmic division of trigeminal cranial nerve & ophthalmic veins
*What opening(s) are located along the inferior wall of the orbit?
inferior orbital fissure