Maxilla

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The maxilla (plural: maxillae ) in animals is the upper fixed bone of the jaw formed from the fusion of two maxillary bones.wikipedia
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Mandible

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This is similar to the mandible (lower jaw), which is also a fusion of two mandibular bones at the mandibular symphysis.
The mandible sits beneath the maxilla.

Frontal process of maxilla

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The frontal process of maxilla is a strong plate, which projects upward, medialward, and backward from the maxilla, forming part of the lateral boundary of the nose.

Infraorbital foramen

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In human anatomy, the infraorbital foramen is an opening in the maxillary bone of the skull located below the infraorbital margin of the orbit.

Palatine process of maxilla

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In human anatomy of the mouth, the palatine process of maxilla (palatal process), is a thick, horizontal process of the maxilla.

Maxillary sinus

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Found in the body of the maxilla, this sinus has three recesses: an alveolar recess pointed inferiorly, bounded by the alveolar process of the maxilla; a zygomatic recess pointed laterally, bounded by the zygomatic bone; and an infraorbital recess pointed superiorly, bounded by the inferior orbital surface of the maxilla.

Anterior nasal spine

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The two maxillary bones are fused at the intermaxillary suture, forming the anterior nasal spine.
The anterior nasal spine is the projection formed by the fusion of the two maxillary bones at the intermaxillary suture.

Jaw

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The maxilla (plural: maxillae ) in animals is the upper fixed bone of the jaw formed from the fusion of two maxillary bones.
Most of the upper jaw bones (premaxilla, maxilla, jugal, quadratojugal, and quadrate) have been fused to the braincase, while the lower jaw bones (dentary, splenial, angular, surangular, and articular) have been fused together into a unit called the mandible.

Zygomatic process

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Alveolar process

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The alveolar process of the maxillae holds the upper teeth, and is referred to as the maxillary arch.
In humans, the tooth-bearing bones are the maxilla and the mandible.

Zygomatic bone

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Each maxilla attaches laterally to the zygomatic bones (cheek bones).
In the human skull, the zygomatic bone (cheekbone or malar bone) is a paired irregular bone which articulates with the maxilla, the temporal bone, the sphenoid bone and the frontal bone.

Skull

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The upper jaw is often formed largely from the premaxilla, with the maxilla itself located further back, and an additional bone, the symplectic, linking the jaw to the rest of the cranium.

Pterygoid processes of the sphenoid

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Sometimes it articulates with the orbital surface, and sometimes with the lateral pterygoid plate of the sphenoid.
Fracture of either plate are used in clinical medicine to distinguish the Le Fort fracture classification for high impact injuries to the sphenoid and maxillary bones.

Lacrimal bone

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In front of this crest is a longitudinal groove, the lacrimal sulcus (sulcus lacrimalis), the inner margin of which unites with the frontal process of the maxilla, and the lacrimal fossa is thus completed.

Palatine bone

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The palatine bones are situated at the back of the nasal cavity between the maxilla and the pterygoid process of the sphenoid bone.

Infratemporal fossa

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Each maxilla also enters into the formation of two fossae: the infratemporal and pterygopalatine, and two fissures, the inferior orbital and pterygomaxillary.

Mouth

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The upper jaw includes the hard palate in the front of the mouth.
The upper teeth are embedded in the upper jaw and the lower teeth in the lower jaw, which articulates with the temporal bones of the skull.

Hard palate

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The upper jaw includes the hard palate in the front of the mouth.

Frontal bone

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The nasal part is between the brow ridges, and ends in a serrated nasal notch that articulates with the nasal bones inferiorly, and with the lacrimal and maxilla bones laterally.

Pterygopalatine fossa

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Each maxilla also enters into the formation of two fossae: the infratemporal and pterygopalatine, and two fissures, the inferior orbital and pterygomaxillary.
Each fossa is a cone-shaped paired depression deep to the infratemporal fossa and posterior to the maxilla on each side of the skull, located between the pterygoid process and the maxillary tuberosity close to the apex of the orbit.

Incisive foramen

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The incisive foramen is continuous with the incisive canal, this foramen or group of foramina is located behind the central incisor teeth in the incisive fossa of the maxilla.

Vomer

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It is located in the midsagittal line, and articulates with the sphenoid, the ethmoid, the left and right palatine bones, and the left and right maxillary bones.

Face

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The bones involved in shaping the face are mainly the maxilla, mandible, nasal bone and zygomatic bone.

Nasal cavity

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The lateral wall of each nasal cavity mainly consists of the maxilla.

Sphenoid bone

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Sometimes it articulates with the orbital surface, and sometimes with the lateral pterygoid plate of the sphenoid.