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Endoscopic Transpterygoid View of Lingual Process

Surgical Correlation


Closer view of right transpterygoid approach. The lingual process separates the carotid from the middle fossa floor. The vidian nerve and pterygosphenoidal fissure converge at the foramen lacerum. The mandibular strut separates the vidian from V3. (Image courtesy of JC Fernandez-Miranda)