Lesser palatine nerve
|Nerve: Lesser palatine nerve|
|The sphenopalatine ganglion and its branches. (Posterior palatine at bottom right.)|
|Latin||nervi palatini minores|
|Gray's||subject #200 893|
The lesser palatine nerve (posterior palatine nerve) descends through the pterygopalatine canal, and emerges by the lesser palatine foramen. It also has nasal branches that innervate the nasal cavity.
- Norman/Georgetown lesson9
- Norman/Georgetown cranialnerves (V)
- MedEd at Loyola GrossAnatomy/h_n/cn/cn1/cnb2.htm
- lesser+palatine+nerves at eMedicine Dictionary
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