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Pterygopalatine Fossa MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Pterygopalatine Fossa
Tree Number(s)
A02.835.232.781.670
Unique ID
D056739
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D056739
Scope Note
A small space in the skull between the MAXILLA and the SPHENOID BONE, medial to the pterygomaxillary fissure, and connecting to the NASAL CAVITY via the sphenopalatine foramen.
Public MeSH Note
2010
History Note
2010
Date Established
2010/01/01
Date of Entry
2009/07/06
Revision Date
2018/06/29
Pterygopalatine Fossa Preferred
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