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process

a flow of activities; a sequence of tasks.
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In the supraobital or pterional keyhole approaches, cavernous sinus tumor can be dissected by removing the anterior clinoid process or cut open the cavernous sinus along the oculomotor nerve.
The area of the anterior clinoid process is most conveniently approached by beginning the resection of the lesser wing of the sphenoid bone laterally.
The mass extended from high frontal convexity to the left clinoid process.
The anterior clinoid process is a part of the roof to the cavernous sinus in its frontal portion.
Its posterior border is marked by the petroclinoidal (petrosphenoidal or Gruber's) ligament extending between the petrous apex and posterior clinoid process of the sphenoid.
Unlike the anterior clinoid process, the posterior clinoid process has received less attention in past research studies.
The oculomotor nerve pierces the dura lateral to the posterior clinoid process and traverses the cavernous sinus, before dividing.