Inferior palpebral nerve

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Nerve: Inferior palpebral nerve
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Distribution of the maxillary and mandibular nerves, and the submaxillary ganglion.
Latin rami palpebrales inferiores nervi infraorbitalis
Gray's subject #200 891
From infraorbital nerve
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The Inferior Palpebral Branches (palpebral branches) ascend behind the Orbicularis oculi.

They supply the skin and conjunctiva of the lower eyelid, joining at the lateral angle of the orbit with the facial and zygomaticofacial nerves.

This article was originally based on an entry from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy. As such, some of the information contained herein may be outdated. Please edit the article if this is the case, and feel free to remove this notice when it is no longer relevant.



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