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Related to middle meningeal artery: Accessory meningeal artery, Middle meningeal nerve
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Panoramic view of the dissection of the left infratemporal fossa showing the origin of the accessory meningeal artery (AMA) from the middle meningeal artery (MMA).
Since the infra orbital sulcus may contain an anastomosis between middle meningeal artery and infra orbital artery it would be of surgical interest to ophthalmologists, and neuro surgeons.
The trauma produces bone deformation (fracture and / or sinking), promote vascular lesions (mostly middle meningeal artery and its branches and venous sinuses), with consequent accumulation of blood between the bone and the dura mater.
Preoperatively, successful embolization of the tumor's blood supply from branches of the fight postauricular artery, the ascending pharyngeal artery, and a posterior branch of the right middle meningeal artery was performed.