supratrochlear nerve


A branch of the frontal nerve supplying the medial part of the upper eyelid, the central part of the skin of the forehead, and the root of the nose.

Nearby words

  1. suprascapular vein,
  2. suprascleral,
  3. suprasegmental,
  4. supratemporal,
  5. supratrochlear artery,
  6. supratrochlear vein,
  7. supravalvar stenosis,
  8. supraventricular,
  9. supraventricular crest,
  10. supravergence

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