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CN V3 - Mandibular

CN V - Trigeminal Mandibular Branch

BranchComes From?Goes to?How?Components
N. to Tensor Tympani Foramen Ovale (Undivided Trunk) Tensor Tympani GSE
N. to Tensor Veli Palatini Foramen Ovale (Undivided Trunk) Tensor Veli Palatini GSE
N. to Medial Pterygoid Foramen Ovale (Undivided Trunk) Medial Pterygoid GSE
Recurrent Meningeal N. Foramen Ovale (Undivided Trunk) Dura Skull Mucosa of Mastoid Air Cells GVA?
Masseteric N. Foramen Ovale (Anterior Division) Masseter Muscle Between TMJ and Temporalis with Masseteric A. GSE
N. to Lateral Pterygoid Foramen Ovale (Anterior Division) Lateral Pterygoid Branches off after Masseteric N. GSE
Deep Temporal N. Foramen Ovale (Anterior Division) Temporalis Muscle Branches off after Lat. Pterygoid N. GSE
Buccal N. Foramen Ovale (Anterior Division) Skin and mucosa of cheek adjacent gingiva Between Lateral and Medial Pterygoid through ramus and meets up with Buccal Branch of CN VII GVA?
N. to Mylohyoid Foramen Ovale (Posterior DIvision) Mylohoid Ant. Belly of Digastric Branches off of Inferior Alveolar N.,goes through deep surface of ramus of mandible through mylohoid groove GSE
Auriculotemporal Foramen Ovale (Posterior Division) TMJ Tympanic Membrane skin over auricle, temporalis, parotid, external auditory canal Branches off and goes backward over zygomatic process of temporal bone splits to let middle meningeal artery through GVA
Inferior Alveolar Foramen Ovale (Posterior Division) Alveolar Processes of Mandible Adjacent Gingiva Goes with lingual between lateral and medial pterygoid muscles and through enters mandibular foramen, courses through mandibular canal, exits via mental foramen GVA
Mental N. Mental Foramen skin of chin and lower lip, mucosa and adjacent gingiva exits mental foramen GVA
Lingual N. Foramen Ovale (Posterior Division) Mucosa of ant. 2/3 of tongue mucosa on floor of mouth adjacent gingiva Between lateral and medial pterygoid muscles and anterior to Inferior Alveolar and then crosses ramus of mandible GVA
Mandibular Branch Pons --> trigeminal ganglion Foramen Ovale
Created by: s2d0789