Origin of trochlear
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It is sometimes associated with fracture of the edge of the trochlear surface, which renders retention in position difficult.
Is there anatomical evidence that the ganglia of origin of the oculomotor and trochlear nerves represent many ganglia?The Origin of Vertebrates
Walter Holbrook Gaskell
It is often found between the patella and the trochlear surface of the femur in tuberculous disease of the knee.Manual of Surgery
Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
The trochlear nerve is located posterodorsal to the optic tract, and separated from the latter by connective tissue.
- Of, resembling, or situated near a trochlea.
- Of or relating to the trochlear nerve.
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