Lacrimomaxillary suture

The lacrimomaxillary suture is a syndesmotic suture between frontal process of the maxilla and lacrimal bone in inferior aspect of anteromedial wall of the orbit approximately half way between the anterior and posterior lacrimal crests. It corresponds, internally, to the maxillary line in lateral wall of the nasal cavity. 

Anatomy: Head and neck

Anatomy: Head and neck

Article information

rID: 43900
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tag: case, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Lacrimo-maxillary suture

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