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process

a flow of activities; a sequence of tasks.
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Other variants include aeration of the medial pterygoid process (44%), anterior clinoid process (13%) and posterior orbital wall (Fig.
The anatomical osseous landmarks at this level were the petrous apex with the carotid canal, the jugular foramen, the foramen lacerum, the sphenopetrosal fissure or suture, and the root of the pterygoid process.
Severe TBI with multiple facial fractures, including the right pterygoid process lateral plate, the right parasymphyseal mandible, the left maxillary sinus medial wall, and the nasal septum.
The maxilla is associated with 10 bones in the face and head, so RME may affect structures directly or indirectly related to the maxilla, (21,22,26,27) mandible, (22,24,25,27,28) nasal cavity, (21,24,25,28,29,30,31) pharyngeal structures, (21,32,33) temporo-mandibular joint, (27) middle ear, (21,28,32,34,35) and the pterygoid process of the sphenoid bone.