supraorbital nerve

n.

A branch of the frontal nerve, that itself branches to the forehead, scalp, upper eyelid, and frontal sinus.

Nearby words

  1. supraoptic nucleus of hypothalamus,
  2. supraorbital,
  3. supraorbital arch,
  4. supraorbital artery,
  5. supraorbital foramen,
  6. supraorbital ridge,
  7. supraorbital vein,
  8. supraorbitomeatal plane,
  9. suprapatellar bursa,
  10. supraphysiologic


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