maxilla

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Synonyms for maxilla

the jaw in vertebrates that is fused to the cranium

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Thick bone from the frontal process of maxilla and thin lacrimal bone was removed with Kerrison's punch forceps.
Laterally they are in touch with each frontal process of maxilla at the nasomaxillary suture, and cranially with the frontal bone at the frontonasal suture (Testut & Latarjet and Orts-Llorca).
The anterior wall is formed by the frontal process of maxilla and the frontal bone, which thickens anterosuperiorly to form the frontal beak.
The flap was elevated backwards and the part of the lacrimal bone and frontal process of maxilla were punched out.
Corresponding lacrimal bone and frontal process of maxilla removed using kerrison bone punch starting from maxillary line.