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Bassett Collection of Stereoscopic Images of Human Anatomy

Osteology

Nasolacrimal canals, anterosuperior view

Image #37-3

KEYWORDS: Bones cartilage joints, Face, Nose.

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Osteology
Nasolacrimal canals, anterosuperior view
1 . Nasolacrimal canal
2 . Upper pointer: Lacrimal incisura (maxilla) Lower pointer: Anterior lacrimal crest
3 . Zygomaticomaxillary suture
4 . Grooves and openings for nutrient arteries
5 . Nasomaxillary suture
6 . Anterior surface of maxilla
7 . Frontal suture (metopic suture)
8 . Superciliary arch
9 . Orbit
10 . Lacrimal bone
11 . Nasion
12 . Internasal suture & nasal bone
13 . Frontal process of maxilla
14 . Piriform aperture