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Posterior palatine foramina

posterior palatine foramina --> lesser palatine foramina

openings on the hard palate of palatine canals passing vertically through the tuberosity of the palatine bone and transmitting the smaller palatine nerves and vessels.

Synonym: foramina palatina minora, posterior palatine foramina.


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