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MECKEL'S SPACE

The cleft in the meningeal layer of dura of the medium cranial fossa around the tip of the petrous part of the temporal bone; it encloses the roots of the trigeminal nerve and the trigeminal ganglion. Synonym: cavum trigeminale, Meckel's cavity, Meckel's space, trigeminal cavity.
trochlea of the talus   trochlea peronealis   trochlea phalangis   trochlear   trochlear fossa   trochlear fovea   trochleariform   trochlearis   (0)
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